Houghton College is a Christian liberal arts college offering courses in the field of Art, Bible, Chemistry, Communication, Data Science, Engineering and Music. The college has a total enrollment of 1,078 students out of which 1,048 are undergraduates and 30 are graduates.
|Application Portal||Common Application/Houghton Application|
|Application Fee||$40.00 (non-refundable)|
|Mode of Payment||Credit Card, Cheque, Money Order|
|Average SAT Score||1660|
|Average ACT Score||25|
|Average GPA Score||3.52|
|Four-year graduation rate||65.7%|
|Six-year graduation rate||75.6%|
|Institutional Code||ACT - 2766|
SAT/TOEFL - 2299
|Interview||Required for admission in the professional program|
Some of the common deadlines for admission to various UG and PG programs are as follows:
|Priority Admission & Fee waiver||Oct 15, 2019|
|Priority I (first round of financial aid awards)||Dec 15, 2019|
|Priority II (second round of financial aid awards)||Jan 15, 2020|
|General Admission/Rolling||March 1, 2020|
International applicants have to fulfil some additional requirements. The application requirements are given below:
The minimum requirements for English proficiency are listed below:
The procedure for getting the student visa to study at Houghton is given below. The students should follow these instructions carefully.
Houghton College offers many undergraduate programs for the applicants. The admission process for the undergraduate is almost the same.
The university offers graduate programs in Business, Education and Music. The requirements for graduate programs are given below -
|Course||Application Portal||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements|
|Business Administration||admission.houghton.edu||Priority Deadline: Aug 1||Professional statement, Professional recommendation letter, Resume,Transcripts, One Academic reference, Work Experience|
|Master of Music in Conducting||admission.houghton.edu||Common deadlines||Bachelor of Music degree required Submit a video recording of his/her conducting via YouTube link|
|Education – Master of Science (Literacy)||Houghton Application||Fall: Aug 1|
Spring: Nov 1
|Professional statement, Standardized test scores of GRE and edTPA, Resume, Two letters of recommendation|
|Music Composition||Houghton Application||Common deadlines||Minimum 128 semester hours required for graduation Must have 30 hours at Houghton|
A student will be eligible to receive an admission decision upon completing an application for admission. First-year applicants are eligible for an admission decision after completing their junior year of high school and submitting a transcript showing grades up to that point. An admission decision will be provided upon completion of the application file. All students are required to submit the application, a personal statement, a recommendation and transcripts. The SAT, ACT and CLT may be submitted or may be waived.