Houghton College

Acceptance Rate 79.07 %
SAT Average 1,185
Tuition & Fees $16,446
Student Population 902
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $25,494

Academic Overview

Houghton College Campus, Houghton, NY
Houghton College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Houghton, New York. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $16,446 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 902 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 79.07% and the graduation rate is 65% last year.
The salary after graduation from Houghton College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Houghton's tuition & fees is $16,446. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $14,125.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Houghton. The acceptance rate of Houghton is 79.07% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25.60%. The average graduation rate is 65% and the transfer-out rate is 22%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,494 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 902 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Houghton College is 79.07 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Houghton College is 65 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Houghton College is 22 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Houghton College is 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Houghton College is 902
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Houghton College is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,494 at Houghton College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Willard Ave, Houghton, NY 14744
Online Applicationhttps://www.houghton.edu/undergraduate/houghton-ny/admission/applying/
Financial Aidwww.houghton.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://admission.houghton.edu/register/calculator
Veterans Tuitionwww.houghton.edu/financial-aid/types-of-aid/federal-aid/
Disability Servicewww.houghton.edu/academics/academic-resources/center-for-academic-success-and-advising/learning-related-disabilities/

Offered Degrees

Houghton offers 54 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree41
Bachelor's Degree420
Master's Degree82

Special Learning Opportunities

Houghton College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:958)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,304)

Veterans Benefits

Houghton College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges