Albright College: Review & Facts

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Albright College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,270 students enrolled. This school was established in 1856 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Reading, Pennsylvania.

Albright College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
46
Fair
Albright College will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Albright College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 46 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Psychology, Work and Family Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Albright College is fair at 78% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Albright College is below average - 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at Albright College is pretty decent, 15:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,900
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, $39,000 per year. The additional fees at Albright College not covered by tuition are nearly $900, which makes it a total of $39,900 per year.

Read the details about Albright College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
49%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 7,645 applications were submitted and 3,759 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Albright College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
Medium
Albright College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Albright College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Albright College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, about $6,000 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Albright College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Albright College Location and Maps



Post Address: Albright College, 1621 N. 13th St., Reading, Pennsylvania 19612-5234, USA
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