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Houghton College

Houghton, NY 4-Year Private http://www.houghton.edu/

Houghton College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Houghton College ? Houghton College is a somewhat selective institution. The Houghton College acceptance rate is 75%. This means that the institution accepts 75 out of every 100 applicants.

Houghton College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Houghton College is unknown.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Houghton College ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 28

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

28 and Above


21 to 28


21 and Less


ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Houghton College is 24. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into Houghton College . Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Houghton College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

965 - 1220


Math SAT Range

482.5 - 610


Reading SAT Range

480 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1220 and Above


965 to 1220


965 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Houghton College students is 24. Applicants with SAT scores of 28 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Houghton College , while applicants with SAT scores between 21 to 28 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 21 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Houghton College .

Houghton College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Houghton College , the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.25. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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