Skip to Main Content
Albright College
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • READING, PA

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade D
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade D+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade C minus

About

1621 N. 13TH ST.
READING, PA 19612
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Middle Atlantic Conferences
From Albright College

Albright College students create, innovate and tackle life-changing challenges to develop solutions that may not even exist yet. Engage the world, understand the world, and be prepared to make an impact though an Albright College education.

Founded in 1856, Albright College has been named a top national college by Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education. Students are encouraged to cross or combine majors to create individualized academic programs, without taking longer to graduate.

After graduation, you’ll discover that median income levels of Albright alumni outpace the earnings of graduates from most other private and public colleges. Gain deep problem solving skills that will take you confidently into any career and discover your full potential at Albright College.

53% personalize degrees | 83% live on campus | 41% out-of-state students | 97% receive financial aid | 48% non-white | 33% student-athletes | 12:1 student-faculty ratio | 150+ personalized combination of majors

Upcoming Events

Albright College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
82%
SAT Range
930-1130
ACT Range
20-25
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

YouTube Video

Cost

Net Price
$19,553 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,674 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 46 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 54 responses
69%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 54 responses

Majors

Albright Sciences: from Chemistry to Psychobiology

Boasting a 90% med school acceptance rate, Albright is proud of its long history of preparing students for rigorous scientific careers. Don’t wait for graduate school to begin original research, or to be a top 10% presenter at an American Chemical Society meeting. At Albright, you’ll work closely with faculty to explore new and often challenging ideas through a variety of lab and field techniques.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    73%
  • On Campus
    16%
  • Online
    12%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,466 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
73
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
62%
Varsity Athletes
33%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Friendly, but not overly social
    48%
  • Social
    28%
  • Cliquey
    13%
  • Helpful towards each other
    8%
  • Boring
    3%
  • weird
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
36%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 61 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 68 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 40 responses
  • A different way of thinking
    35%
  • Expensive
    20%
  • All of the above
    18%
  • Small
    10%
  • Over priced
    5%
  • Horrible
    3%
  • Liberal
    3%

Instagram Posts

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
60%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
66%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 41 responses

Albright College Reviews

Rating 3.41 out of 5  707 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 3 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Albright College
Rating 2 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List