Houghton College

Women's D3 Coach: Cassley Jackowski
Profile
Size
1 / 10
1,030 Undergrads / 1,043 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$19,437 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
91% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Skyline Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Rural: Remote

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
80%
Overall Graduation Rate
73%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
67% / 73%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Wesleyan
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are scheduled in New York. The team also travels to Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Recruit Commits

No commits have been submitted for this team.

Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
1 Willard Ave, Houghton, NY, 14744, Houghton, NY, 14744 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Rochester New York Area
  • Buffalo/Niagara New York Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Jamestown New York Area
  • Syracuse New York Area
  • Albany New York Area
  • Canada
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Harrisburg Pennsylvania Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Lancaster Pennsylvania Area
Where Grads Work
  • The Salvation Army
  • Moog Inc.
  • University at Buffalo
  • US Army
  • Dresser-Rand Company
  • Sodexo
  • IBM
  • Bank of America
  • US Navy
  • Bryant & Stratton College
  • Catholic Health System
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • Zippo Manufacturing Company
  • Target
  • University of Rochester
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Community and Social Services
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
480 - 630
Math
520 - 650
Total
1120 - 1340
ACT
English
21 - 28
Math
20 - 27
Composite
22 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 480 - 610 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 821 295 526
% Admitted 91% 92% 91%
% Admits That Enroll 36% 38% 34%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.25
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Admissions Office
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (19%)
Communication & Journalism (12%)
Education (12%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
Psychology (9%)
Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (4%)
Theology (4%)
Social Sciences (4%)
English Language & Literature (3%)
Agriculture (3%)
Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
History (1%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (1%)
Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
Physical Sciences (1%)
Engineering (1%)
Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
Foreign Languages
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Athlete Graduation Rate
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$19,437

Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
Undergraduate
 
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$31,540
Books & Supplies$1,000
Cost of Living$9,018
Personal Expenses$2,850
 
Sticker Price$44,408

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship100%$22,690
Federal Grants43%$4,523
Pell Grants43%$4,302
Other Federal11%$827
State & Local Grants43%$3,436
Institutional Grants100%$19,283
 
Student Loans83%$7,858
Federal Loans83%$5,836
Other Loans17%$9,719

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $50.9 Million $48,806

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,649.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $19,852 $251

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.8%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 558 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $37,400

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

Payback

How long until this college investment pays off: 6.67 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 67% of students graduate on time.

Events Attending
Trackable Events
IWLCA Presidents Cup
Nov 16-18 '18
FL: Kissimmee
   
   
 
IWLCA Capital Cup
Jul 20-22 '18
VA: Midlothian
   
   
 
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Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 3 2
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Category
Classification
Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Single program-Other
Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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