Education Careers and Outcomes

Reports from the New York State Department of Education demonstrate that Houghton students’ success rates on the New York State Teacher certification Examinations exceed overall statewide rates and private sector rates.

Recent graduates are teaching across the United States in Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Masachusetss, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont and Virginia, and internationally in countries including Bahrain, Bolivia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, and the United Arab Emirates.

Careers in Education

What They're Doing

  • Elementary and high school teacher
  • ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher
  • Guidance counselor
  • Pre-school teacher
  • School administrator
  • School business administrator
  • School librarian
  • School psychologist
  • Special education teacher

Grad Schools Attended

  • Alfred University
  • Boston College
  • Buffalo State
  • The College of St. Rose
  • Harvard University
  • Mansfield State University
  • Millersville University
  • Nazareth College
  • Penn State
  • Regent University
  • St Bonaventure University
  • SUNY Albany
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Geneseo
  • Teachers College at Columbia University
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of South Carolina
  • Vanderbilt University