While the study and practice of law have ancient roots, they also play a dynamic role in today’s world.

Few fields so effectively combine theory and practice, opening diverse avenues for applying the tools of intellect to the problems of society. Pre-law studies at Houghton College combine the liberal arts advantage with the lens of Christian understanding.

Pre-law studies at Houghton College build a strong foundation of crucial skills, knowledge, and experience designed to enable students interested in law, governance, justice, and public service to pursue their callings to the law and related fields.

A pre-law education at Houghton College gives students the tools and experience they need to continue onto, and succeed in, prestigious law schools around the nation.

Law schools attended by Houghton College alumni since 2005

  • Brooklyn Law School
  • Charlotte School of Law
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • George Washington University
  • Harvard Law School
  • New York University
  • Northwestern University
  • Regent University
  • Syracuse University
  • Universidad Tecnologica de Honduras
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Denver
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of the Pacific
  • Vanderbilt University
  • William and Mary Law School
Inti Martinez Aleman

Featured Testimonial

My Houghton experience helped me challenge my preconceived notions and biases. It didn’t make me think outside the box—it got rid of the box altogether! As an attorney helping hardworking Latinos solve their civil and business law matters, I am able to come up with creative and cost-efficient solutions for them.

Inti Martínez-Alemán '07 Founding attorney, Ceiba Fôrte Law Firm, PLLC