What Makes Us Special

About Houghton College

Since 1883, Houghton College has integrated high-quality academic instruction with the Christian faith, empowering its graduates for national and global impact. A residential campus enrolling 1,002 full-time students from 38 countries and 33 states, Houghton offers 70 areas of study. Houghton Honors Programs provide experiential learning environments and study-abroad opportunities as well as collaborative research opportunities in the sciences. Houghton resides on a beautiful 1,300-acre campus in western New York.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540-660

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.49

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 61%
Men 39%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 74.66%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 12:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 89%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 214 75 11 0 286

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