Houghton College

#2430 / #690
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Christian liberal arts college in Houghton, New York

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About Houghton College

According to 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.

Houghton College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,004 80% 65% 1190 24

How Much Does Houghton College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $23,764
30K - 48K $20,347
48K - 75K $20,944
75K - 110K $21,309
110K+ $23,076

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Houghton College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Houghton College, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,400 per year. You also have a 86% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Houghton College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
941 918 23

Where is Houghton College?

Houghton College is located at 1 Willard Ave, Houghton NY 14744

What Is Houghton College Known For?

Houghton College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Houghton College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Houghton College's Most Influential Alumni?

Houghton College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Computer Science, and Sociology. Here are some of Houghton College's most famous alumni:

Douglas Comer
An American computer scientist.
Richard Mouw
Richard Mouw
An American theologian.
Ira Sprague Bowen
An American physicist and astronomer.
Bruce Waltke
An American theologian.
Kim Pegula
An American businesswoman.
Ronald Enroth
An American sociologist.
Robert Beckford
Robert Beckford
A British theologian.
Robert E. Longacre
Robert E. Longacre
A Linguist and missionary.
Anthony C. Yu
An American scholar of literature and religion .
A. W. Tozer
A. W. Tozer
An American missionary.
Neil MacBride
Neil MacBride
An American lawyer.
Deborah Birx
Deborah Birx
An American physician and diplomat.

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