University Announces Degree Program Application Dates for Community College Students

King Khalid University - Media Center


The Deanship of Admissions and Registration announced the application period for the community college undergraduate degree extension program. This program is for community college certificate graduates who wish to continue their studies in pursuit of a bachelor's degree. Community college diploma students seeking admission to an undergraduate degree program can apply between the 9th to 17th of the current month using the online university Academia system.


Dean of Admissions, Dr. Abdulmohsen Algarni, noted the following admissions requirements:


  • Applicants must be willing to join a degree program as a full- time student;
  • Applicants will be required to complete at least sixty percent (60%) of the planned hours for their chosen bachelor’s degree program;
  • Applicants to Information Systems and Computer Coding degree programs must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher from their certificate studies;
  • Applicants to Accounting and Business Management programs must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher from their certificate studies, and pass a written exam prior to acceptance into a program.


Please note that admissions into degree programs are competitive. Acceptance is predicated upon applicant performance compared with average GPA and written exam scores of all applicants. King Khalid University is committed to attracting the best and brightest students into its degree programs.