Albright College

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Albright College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Reading, PA, a predominately urban area. There are around 2,600 students enrolled per year at Albright College.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 930 (25th percentile) - 1130 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 20 (25th percentile) - 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants that get into this school. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Albright College average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. Approximately 60% of all students which applied were admitted at Albright College, and from those that were granted acceptance about 17% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at albright.edu.

Overall Albright College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

62.3%

The overall acceptance rate for Albright College was reported as 62.3% in Fall 2013 with over 6,060 college applications submitted to Albright College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Albright College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Albright College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Albright College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 55.9%
  • 2010-2011: 47.9%
  • 2011-2012: 47.9%
  • 2012-2013: 46.7%
  • 2013-2014: 62.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 53.5%

How Does Albright College Compare?

62.3%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Albright College is twelve percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks83.1%
Alvernia University77.6%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill81.1%
Valley Forge Christian College65.9%
Cedar Crest College58.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants6,06040.1%59.9%
Admitted3,77638.7%61.3%
Enrolled65541.2%58.8%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Albright College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score20 - 25
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