Student Population
Houghton College overview
Location Houghton, New York
Online houghton.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Wesleyan
Houghton College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Houghton, New York, Houghton College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Wesleyan faith. In the most recent statistical year 814 prospective students applied, and 774 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 257 enrolled in the school.  937 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 64 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $31,972 plus fees of $516. Houghton College is ranked 1387 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Houghton College overview
GPA 3.53
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Houghton College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$516
Room and Board $9,288
Budget for Other Expenses$2,850
Total One Year Cost$45,626


Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Houghton College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Education 15%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Biology 7%
Psychology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=191676 IPEDS survey data for Houghton College.