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Houghton College

Houghton College provides an experiential and transformative learning experience within a close-knit, highly-relational Christian community. Named one of the safest college campuses in the country, Houghton enrolls 950+ diverse and deeply curious students. Located in rural Western NY, Houghton’s scenic location fosters deep reflection, close connections with people and with nature; and is an ideal environment for focusing on what truly matters. With over 40 majors and programs and an innovative general education core curriculum, a Houghton education equips students to lead and labor as scholar-servants in a changing world.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

33.13

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

33.13

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

69.23

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

15.42

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

12.92

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

7.51

Why you should attend?

Houghton College is a Yellow Ribbon School, serving all veterans, active duty service members, and their dependents. Located in a rural setting surrounded by woods, trails and rivers (great for hunting and fishing!), Houghton is a small, caring community deeply rooted in our Christian faith. Our 40+ majors include strong academic programs in the natural sciences, equestrian studies, education, psychology, humanities, and business. Students have access to academic support, career services, and counseling through the Center for Student Success. We also offer veteran and married student housing options on campus, within close proximity to a number of veterans' services.

Top Degrees

Biology
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A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $32,930 $32,930
Fees $634 $634
Room $5,134 $5,134
Board $4,434 $4,434
Books $1,000 $1,000
Other Expenses $1,500 $1,500
Totals $45,632 $45,632
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $7,848 $7,848
Fees N/A N/A
Room N/A N/A
Board N/A N/A
Books N/A N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A
Totals N/A N/A