Application Timeline

Once you have chosen your start date, your next step is to submit your free, online application to Houghton.

Summer Admission - May 13, 2024 Fall Admission - September 2, 2024
May 3, 2024 – Priority Deadline
Rolling Admission after May 3, 2024
August 23, 2024 – Priority Deadline
Rolling Admission after August 23, 2024

Application Requirements

Undergraduate Degree

A Bachelor’s Degree with at least a B average in your major field

Teacher Certification

A valid initial teacher certification achieved or in-progress

Complete the Following Steps


Complete the free online application


Write and submit a professional statement:

In 300-500 words, describe your professional and educational practices and how they inform your current professional goals.

Submit your official college transcript from your baccalaureate institution

(showing evidence of at least a B average in your major field)

Submit a valid teacher certification


Update and submit your resume

Houghton University does not discriminate based on race, color, gender or national and ethnic origin in admission, financial aid or administration of any educational program.