A degree in philosophy from Houghton College provides opportunities for a variety of fulfilling careers, as demonstrated by the lists below. In a recent survey of Houghton philosophy graduates, 100 percent of respondents reported being employed in their field or attending a graduate program within one year of graduation from college.

What they’re doing

  • Artist
  • Attorney
  • College professor
  • Finance manager
  • Industrial engineer
  • Librarian
  • Missionary
  • Pastor
  • Psychotherapist
  • Software engineer
  • Translator
  • Video producer

Grad Schools Attended

  • Baylor University
  • Boston University
  • Florida State University
  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • New York University
  • Princeton Theological Seminary
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Yale Divinity School

100 percent of philosophy majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.