Outcomes of a Houghton Education

AT HOUGHTON, you’ll get a tailor-made, one-of-a-kind Christian educational experience that supports YOUR individual interests, dreams and goals.

We not only prepare you for a job after you graduate – we lay the groundwork for an amazing rest of your life.

Our Graduates

What They’re Doing

  • Biostatistician
  • Children's book illustrator
  • Film producer
  • Immigration lawyer
  • Mental health counselor
  • Missionary
  • Para-equestrian Olympic coach
  • Physician
  • Research scientist
  • Teacher (domestically and internationally)
  • Veterinarian
  • Video game designer

Where They’re Working

  • Christian Broadcasting Network
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Marathon Petroleum
  • Mayo Clinic Arizona
  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Oracle
  • Sight & Sound Theatre
  • The World Bank
  • United States Senate
  • Wayfair
  • Wycliffe Bible Translators
  • Yale University

Where They Attend Graduate School

  • Harvard Law School
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • The Ohio State University
  • Penn State University
  • Princeton Theological Seminary
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Rutgers University
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • University at Buffalo
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Wake Forest University
  • Yale University

98% of Houghton graduates employed or in graduate school within nine months of graduation.

Five-year average from the classes of 2012-2016

The Office of Vocation and Calling

The Office of Vocation and Calling provides a unique approach to vocational and career planning by engaging with students throughout their first year of college, walking them through individually customized and comprehensive career development plans that are available beyond graduation.

Your Future Awaits