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Houghton College

Houghton, NY
#141

National Liberal Arts Colleges



Houghton College, located in Houghton, New York, is a private institution founded in 1883. Houghton has integrated instruction in the arts and sciences with the Christian faith, empowering its graduates for national and global impact. Houghton alumni serve in every state and in 66 countries around the world in all arenas of society – most notably in medicine, law and education.

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Quick Facts


1 Willard Avenue
Houghton, NY 14744

2013-2014 Tuition

$27,728 Tuition and Fees

Students

1147 undergraduate students
34% male / 66% female

Admission

rolling application deadline
73.4% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1883

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree

Majors Offered

Equestrian/Equine Studies, Information Technology, Computer Science, Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs, Elementary Education and Teaching, Secondary Education and Teaching, Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, English/Language Arts Teacher Education, Health Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Music Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Social Studies Teacher Education, Biology Teacher Education, Chemistry Teacher Education, History Teacher Education, Physics Teacher Education, Spanish Language Teacher Education, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor, Pre-Engineering, Engineering Physics/Applied Physics, Spanish Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, Writing, General, Humanities/Humanistic Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biomedical Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Environmental Biology, Mathematics, General, Natural Sciences, Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Christian Studies, Bible/Biblical Studies, Religious Education, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Regional Studies (US, Canadian, Foreign), Art/Art Studies, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Music, General, Music Performance, General, Music Theory and Composition, Keyboard Instruments, Voice and Opera, Stringed Instruments, Brass Instruments, Woodwind Instruments, Percussion Instruments, Business Administration and Management, General, History, General, Communication and Media Studies

Minors Offered

Equestrian/Equine Studies, Information Technology, Computer Programming, Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs, Elementary Education and Teaching, Secondary Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, English/Language Arts Teacher Education, Foreign Language Teacher Education, Health Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Music Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education, Social Studies Teacher Education, French Language Teacher Education, Spanish Language Teacher Education, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor, Linguistics, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, Writing, General, Humanities/Humanistic Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Environmental Biology, Mathematics, General, Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology, Religious Education, Theology/Theological Studies, Youth Ministry, Urban Ministry, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Psychology, General, Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, Applied Psychology, Economics, General, International Relations and Affairs, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Regional Studies (US, Canadian, Foreign), Art/Art Studies, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Music, General, Music Performance, General, Music Theory and Composition, Conducting, Keyboard Instruments, Voice and Opera, Stringed Instruments, Brass Instruments, Woodwind Instruments, Percussion Instruments, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Communication and Media Studies, Other, Communication and Media Studies, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 1,147
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 1,084
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 29
Percent of male undergraduates: 34%
Percent of female undergraduates: 66%
Percent of international undergraduates: 5%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate non-scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate non-scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, field hockey, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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