General transfer info
- Average transfers per year: 60 in the fall semester, 15 in the spring
- % from N.Y. State: 60%
- % from out of state: 40%
- Average transfer GPA: 3.3
Most popular majors for transfers
- Physical education
- Intercultural studies
What types of colleges do students transfer from?
- Community colleges = 55%
- State colleges/universities = 15%
- Private colleges = 25%
- Bible colleges = 5%
Most common transfer schools
- Genesee Community College
- Jamestown Community College
- Monroe Community College
- Onondaga Community College
- Finger Lakes Community College
- Cayuga Community College
Most transfer students say that the small classes, close-knit campus, and Christ-centered atmosphere helped them make a smooth transition to Houghton life.
Houghton is a place where you can easily find your niche.
As a Christian college, Houghton offers over 40 majors and programs. Its co-curricular opportunities include outreach groups, intramural and intercollegiate athletics, various clubs and organizations, and countless opportunities for spiritual growth through Bible studies, prayer meetings, and other ministries.
With Houghton's student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1 and average class size of 21 students, you will benefit from faculty that are not only experts in their fields, but who are also committed Christians who integrate their faith into their classes. Houghton College students often develop strong mentoring relationships with their professors that continue long after graduation.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions you have about transferring to Houghton. Transferring can sometimes seem like a complicated and daunting process - we'll help make the transition as easy and straightforward as possible!
Transfer Admission Counselor