Houghton College

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Office of Admissions
Houghton College
One Willard Avenue
Houghton, NY 14744

Phone: (585) 567-9200
Fax: (585) 567-9522
E-mail: [email protected]
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Dr. Shirley A. Mullen, Ph.D. (2006)

B.A., Houghton College; M.A., University of Toronto; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Wales.


Prior to assuming Houghton’s presidency, Dr. Mullen served at Westmont College for 23 years as Professor of History, Chair of the Faculty, Vice Provost, Interim Academic Dean and Provost. An expert in the history of England, Europe and Russia she published extensively and led numerous study tours abroad.

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Houghton College provides an academically challenging, Christ-centered education in the liberal arts and sciences to students from diverse traditions and economic backgrounds and equips them to lead and labor as scholar-servants in a changing world.


Academic Terms


Tuition/Fees, Room and Board 2019-20

$43,132 total
(tuition/fees $33,564; room $5,134; board $4,434)

Enrollment Fall 2019-20

945 undergraduates

Degrees Offered

B.A., B.S. B.Mus., graduate programs