School Overview

Houghton College is a Private, 4 years college located in Houghton, New York. Houghton ranked 182nd in Liberal Arts Colleges and 56th in New York Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 902 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Houghton's acceptance rate is 79.07% last year (undergraduate school).
Houghton College is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address1 Willard Ave, Houghton, NY 14744
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Houghton College is 79.07% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.60%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate79.07 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.60 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

Houghton's 2022 tuition & fees is $16,446 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $14,125.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$16,446
Graduate Tuition & Fees$14,125
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 902 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 135 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Houghton has 870 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 32 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students902
Undergraduate Students870
Graduate Students32
Online Enrollment135

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs54 Programs
Number of online programs3 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
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Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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