#1459 Overall Influence #1121 Desirability Rank

Houghton College

Christian liberal arts college in Houghton, New York

From Wikipedia

Houghton College is a private Christian liberal arts college in Houghton, New York. Houghton was founded in 1883 by Willard J. Houghton and is affiliated with the Wesleyan Church. Houghton serves roughly 1000 students and has 54 degree majors for primarily undergraduate students.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,004

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

65%

Median SAT Score

1190

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,930

Fees (in-state)

$528

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$23,764
30K - 48K$20,347
48K - 75K$20,944
75K - 110K$21,309
110K+$23,076

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

#393 World Rank
Computer Science
#310 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1186 World Rank
Education
#392 World Rank
Sociology
#2072 World Rank
Business
#1270 World Rank
History
#2709 World Rank
Engineering
#1330 World Rank
Physics
#1948 World Rank
Literature
#1637 World Rank
Chemistry
#1680 World Rank
Communications
#3244 World Rank
Political Science
#1932 World Rank
Philosophy
#2360 World Rank
Mathematics
#4433 World Rank
Biology
#2099 World Rank
Psychology
#2607 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#8660 World Rank
Economics

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 Computer Science, Religious Studies, and Education

Job Tate

American politician

Rolland E. Kidder

Mark Amstutz

Political scientist

Michael J Dabney

Researcher

Robert D. Baird

US scientist, specializing on religion in India

Tremaine Mcdowell

American literature professor

Alicia Beckford Wassink

Linguistics professor

Scott L. Klakamp

Researcher

Bruce H Noden

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-0096-370X

Josiah Snelgrove

Canadian soccer player

Erik Lefebvre

Canadian soccer player

Wilfred Conwell Bain

Wilfred Conwell Bain

American composer and music teacher