Albright College is a private, co-ed, liberal arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. It was founded in 1856 and is located in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States. Albright College is a private college that offers a liberal arts curriculum with an interdisciplinary focus. Albright College is accredited by the Middle States Association, and offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees, as well as a Master of Arts and Master of Science degrees in education. The college also offers accelerated degree programs. For the entering class of 2012, Albright received more than 7,000 applications for a spot the class of approximately 500 students. Albright does not require applicants to take the SAT or submit SAT scores: submission of these scores is optional.