Albright College Rankings

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In the World#4098 of 14178
In North America#1156 of 2629
In the United States#1083 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#74 of 155
In Reading#1 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
85%
Avg. cost to attend
$20,064 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,718
Graduates
40
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Albright College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate85%82%87%
Applicants5,2781,9993,279
Admissions4,4951,6342,861
Freshmen enrolled full time411173238

20 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

63 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White873 (50%)
Black or African American410 (23%)
Hispanic276 (16%)
Two or more races62 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown49 (3%)
Asian44 (3%)
Nonresident Alien34 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,064/year
Average aid awarded
$39,796
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,077
$30-48K$15,867
$48-75K$17,014
$75-110K$21,208
$110K+$29,752

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$24,500
Tuition in-state$24,500
Tuition out-of-state$24,500
Fee in-district$1,142
Fee in-state$1,142
Fee out-of-state$1,142

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,437
Combined charge for room and board$12,480
Room charge$6,864
Meal charge$5,616

Albright College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General51
Business & Commerce, General48
Industrial and Organizational Psychology35
Speech Communication and Rhetoric24
Fashion & Apparel Design18
Psychology, General17
Criminology17
Accounting16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General16
History, General15
Sociology15
Music, General13
Art & Art Studies, General13
Information Science & Studies13
Game and Interactive Media Design11
English Language and Literature, General9
Computer and Information Sciences, General7
Mathematics, General7
Physiological Psychology & Psychobiology6
Secondary Education and Teaching6
Environmental Science5
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4
Spanish Language and Literature4
Public Health, General4
Social Sciences, General4
Political Science and Government, General4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other3
Economics, General3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Physics, General2
Biochemistry2
Environmental Studies2
Philosophy2
International Relations and Affairs1
Chemistry, General1
Special Education and Teaching, General1
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General1
Grand Total3987
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate57%51%62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%

Publications & Citations

Publications
367
Citations
5,628

Publication count by topic

Psychology
84
Chemistry
45
Sociology
36
History
32
Art
28
Political science
25
Philosophy
19
Biology
18
Medicine
12
Mathematics
11
Economics
9
Geography
7
Computer science
7
Environmental science
6
Business
6
Engineering
3
Physics
2
Materials science
2
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy159925
Psychology17383,255
Art194911
History22918
Sociology2331196
Environmental science2565409
Geography342564
Political science348121
Geology373716
Chemistry3793559
Physics387658
Medicine3904363
Economics393630
Mathematics428887
Biology4455254
Computer science4576121
Business51018

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199016
199129
1992218
1993225
1994233
1995121
1996321
1997030
1998130
1999230
2000667
2001763
2002354
2003777
2004269
2005282
20063114
200716108
200811129
20099155
201011174
201125173
20128232
201324277
201420394
201520401
201619484
201711515
201827450
201924548
202024574

General info

Founded1856
WikipediaAlbright College
MottoVeritas et Justitia
Truth and Justice
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarFour-One-Four
Total FTE staff361
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address1621 N. 13th St.
Reading, Pennsylvania, 19612-5234
United States
City population90,000
Phone6109212381
Fax+1 (610) 921 7729

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