Houghton College Utica

Study in downtown Utica and earn your Associate of Arts degree.

Our two-year Associate of Arts degree education is grounded in the Christian tradition. We welcome students from a broad range of cultural backgrounds in the Mohawk Valley region, and our program is designed to support students who are the first in their family to attend college.

Houghton Utica Students

Designed for you

Small class sizes really let you get to know your fellow students and instructors. ESL support, study resources, and on-site tutoring are provided for all students.

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Close to home

Houghton College Utica is conveniently located at the 7 Rutger Park building in Utica’s historic mansion district.  You stay in your community—near family, friends, and neighbors—and earn your degree.

Houghton Utica Student Studying

Preparation for the future

Our liberal arts emphasis provides academic growth in a variety of subjects, and our emphasis on workplace readiness means you will be able to enter the workforce with new skills.

Graduates receive preferred consideration for admission to Houghton’s bachelor’s degree program in Houghton, NY.  Your credits can also be transferred to local colleges and universities.