Houghton College
#1925 Overall Influence#1121 Desirability Rank

Houghton College

Christian liberal arts college in Houghton, New York

From Wikipedia

Houghton College is a Christian liberal arts college in Houghton, New York. It is affiliated with the Wesleyan Church. The college is a member of both the Christian College Consortium and the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

814

Acceptance

95%

Graduation Rate

71%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$31,972

Fees (in-state)

$516

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$24,162
30K-48K$17,749
48K-75K$23,378
75K-110K$23,789
110K+$24,792

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$42,400

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 Willard Ave, Houghton NY 14744

What is Houghton College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#688 World Rank #281 USA Rank
Sociology
#1067 World Rank #425 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1592 World Rank #448 USA Rank
Physics
#836 World Rank #496 USA Rank
Communications
#1399 World Rank #546 USA Rank
Philosophy
#1482 World Rank #723 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#2231 World Rank #803 USA Rank
Literature
#1736 World Rank #810 USA Rank
Political Science
#1476 World Rank #828 USA Rank
History
#1892 World Rank #858 USA Rank
Education
#2873 World Rank #861 USA Rank
Engineering
#1724 World Rank #933 USA Rank
Business
#4155 World Rank #1570 USA Rank
Biology

Other areas of influence

#956 World Rank #577 USA Rank
Nursing
#1047 World Rank #432 USA Rank
Anthropology
#1132 World Rank #460 USA Rank
Medical
#1484 World Rank #828 USA Rank
Social Work
#1585 World Rank #494 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#2692 World Rank #1719 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Houghton College's Most influential alumni?

Houghton College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Communications, and Nursing. Houghton College’s most academically influential people include Kim Pegula, Deborah L. Birx, and Douglas Comer.

Kim Pegula

American businesswoman

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Deborah L. Birx
Deborah L. Birx

American physician and diplomat

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Douglas Comer

American computer scientist

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Bruce Waltke

American theologian

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Gordon F. Allen

American professor and administrator

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Richard Mouw
Richard Mouw

American theologian

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Ronald Enroth

American sociologist

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Graham Walker

American political scientist

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Robert Beckford
Robert Beckford

British theologian

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Ira S. Bowen

American physicist and astronomer

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Robert E. Longacre
Robert E. Longacre

Linguist and missionary

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Anthony C. Yu

American scholar of literature and religion

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