Houghton College

1 Willard Ave, Houghton, NY 14744
Houghton College is a non-profit, private higher education institution in Houghton, New York. It has a religeous affiliation with Wesleyan Church.

Programs offered at Houghton College include associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees in over 19 subject areas and 33 specializations. The school has been accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and has specialized accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Music - Commission on Accreditation - Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation.

Dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs are available at this school. They accept Advanced Placement and life experience credit towards completion of a degree.


General Information

Main Phone: (585) 567 -9200 Website: www.houghton.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 101
School Type: Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above Affiliation: Wesleyan
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 1,280
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 27
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 72%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 40


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
Recommendations
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 530 630
SAT Math 500 630
ACT Composite 22 27
ACT English 20 28
ACT Math 20 27

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 1,085
Accepted 777
Acceptance Rate 72%
Enrolled 266

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 94% Full-time 6% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 56% Full-time 44% Part-time
Student Gender 35% Men 65% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

85% White 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
3% Black or African American 1% Multiracial
2% Hispanic/Latino 1% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 7% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 84% $ 7,063
Local Grant 41% $3,888
Institutional Grant 100% $ 12,896
Student Loans 91% $ 6,736

Majors & Degrees


Ethnic, Cultural and Group Studies

Area Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Regional Studies (us, Canadian, Foreign) - - 17 - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences - - 8 - -
Information Technology - - 1 - -

Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric - - 23 - -

Education

Teaching English Or French As A Second Language

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Teaching English As A Second Language (esl) Instructor - - 1 - -

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Secondary Education and Teaching - - 13 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 23 - -

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Social Studies Teacher Education - - 0 - -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 5 - -
Music Teacher Education - - 15 - -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
French Language and Literature - - 0 - -
Spanish Language and Literature - - 2 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature Letters

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature Letters - - 8 - -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies - 5 - - -
Humanities Humanistic Studies - 5 7 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 6 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 25 - -

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biochemistry - - 1 - -

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Religion Religious Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Religion Religious Studies - - 12 - -

Philosophy

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Philosophy - - 0 - -

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies - - 13 - -

Health and Physical Education Fitness

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health and Physical Education Fitness - - 5 - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 21 - -

Theology and Religious Vocations

Theology and Religious Vocations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Theology and Religious Vocations - 1 - - -

Theological and Ministerial Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Theology Theological Studies - - - 0 -

Physical Sciences

Chemistry

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Chemistry - - 2 - -

Physics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Physics - - 2 - -

Social Sciences

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 1 - -

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 3 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Relations and Affairs - - 6 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 1 - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 92 - -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 6 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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