Houghton College is Affiliated With the Wesleyan Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, Houghton College is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the Wesleyan faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Wesleyan Colleges and Universities.
Houghton College Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 8.0% of the student population at Houghton College. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Houghton College Disability Services.
Houghton College for the Military
While not a "service academy", Houghton College does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Houghton College Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Houghton College for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Houghton College
Houghton College offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Houghton College
Houghton College has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,043 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 998 (95.7%). Part-time attendance was 45 (4.3%).
Houghton College is Ranked #1,314 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Houghton College is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Houghton College #1314 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Houghton College by looking closer at the ethnic, gender, age, and geographic diversity metrics from the Houghton College Diversity Guide.
Houghton College Competes in the NCAA
Houghton College has a total of 243 student athletes, 102 men and 141 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$1,926,752|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$1,926,752|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Houghton College Athletics