Houghton College

1 Willard Ave
Houghton, NY 14744
(585) 567-9200
http://www.houghton.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 1,336
  • Undergraduate population: 1,311
  • Student to faculty ratio: 12 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $32,340
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $30,890
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $31,340
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $29,890

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 98%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $10,998
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 32%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,066
  • Students receiving federal aid: 32%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,246
  • Students receiving state aid: 52%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 97%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 972
  • Percent admitted: 83%
  • Percent admitted (men): 84%
  • Percent admitted (women): 82%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 650
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 510, 620
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 640

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 1,415
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 37%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 63%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 72%
  • Graduation rate (men): 69%
  • Graduation rate (women): 73%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters