A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

After Houghton

 A Houghton Degree in Psychology or Sociology can open doors to a variety of careers. In a recent survey of graduates, 93% of those responding reported being employed in their field or attending graduate school within one year of graduation.

Houghton graduates with majors in psychology are working in the following professions:

Graduate Education
 Bachelor's degree
  • Human resources, labor relations
  • Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Chiropractic Doctor
  • School Psychologist
  • Consultant/Analyst
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Nurse
  • Missionary
  • Counselor
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Psychologist
  • Therapist
  • Christian Therapeutic Community
 
  • Reporter
  • Christian Camp Administrator
  • Ballet Teacher
  • Drug Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Residential Counselor
  • Banker
  • College Admissions Counselor
  • Therapist Network Referral Coordinator
  • Therapeutic Recreation, Psychiatric Hospital
  • Paramedic
  • Zookeeper
  • Youth Center Worker
  • Human Resources Officer

Houghton graduates with majors in psychology since 1997 have been accepted to these graduate schools:

Graduate School Acceptances  
  • Alfred University
  • Asbury Theological Seminary
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Bethel Theological Seminary
  • Biola University, Rosemead School of Psychology
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • Bucknell University
  • Chestnut Hill College
  • Cleveland State University
  • College of St. Rose
  • Colorado State University
  • Duquesne University
  • Eastern University
  • Evangelical School of Theology-Myerstown, PA
  • Fordham University
  • Franciscan University at Steubenville
  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Geneva College
  • George Fox University
  • Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Immaculata College
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Liberty University
  • Long Island University Brooklyn
  • Lycoming College
  • Marywood University
  • Miami University of Ohio
  • Minnesota State University, Moorhead
 
  • Nazareth College
  • New York University, Steinhardt School of Education
  • Northeastern University
  • Regent University
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Russell Sage College
  • Seton Hall University
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • St. Joseph's University
  • St. Lawrence University
  • Suffolk University
  • SUNY Albany
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Cortland
  • SUNY Plattsburgh
  • Syracuse University
  • Temple University
  • The Ohio State University
  • The Theological School--Drew University
  • Troy University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Buffalo, SUNY
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Detroit Mercy
  • University of Maine
  • University of Maryland College Park
  • University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • University of Montana, Missoula
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Walden University
  • West Chester University
  • Wingate University
  • Yeshiva University