Early College/Dual Enrollment

Jumpstart Your College Education

High school juniors and seniors seeking to earn college credit while in high school and expand their educational horizons are invited to enroll in Houghton’s courses. This can include dual enrollment, taking your course at your high school, and dual credit courses. You will receive the same high-quality instruction from the expert faculty for which Houghton has received national recognition as you complete courses fully online.

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Early College at Houghton may help you:

  • Earn your degree faster from Houghton.
  • Transfer credits to another institution to meet degree requirements.

How It Works

Choose Your Course

Select your preferred course from the list of available courses.

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Register

Complete the brief course registration form. Indicate dual enrollment, take your course through your high school, or early college, take your course online or on Houghton's campus.

Register for Courses

Earn College Credit

Successfully complete your chosen course to receive college credit.

Credit Transferability

Course Availability

The majority of our courses, unless specified, are offered asynchronously. This means that the courses will be delivered through video content, readings, and online discussions at your convenience. This enhances your learning experience by allowing you to engage with the course when and where you choose. All courses are 3 credits unless indicated otherwise.

Synchronous      Prerequisite required

Starting October 24

Registration Deadline: October 17th
Register for October Session

Starting January 9

Registration Deadline: January 2nd
Register for January Session

Starting March 6

Registration Deadline: February 27th
Register for March Session

Drone Pilot Training

Earn college credit as you become an Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified commercial drone pilot ready to utilize data science and digital technologies to maximize drone operations.

Drone Pilot Training Courses

$60

per credit hour
2022-23 Academic Year

Cost of your course includes:

  • Expert instruction from Houghton's renowned faculty.
  • Access to classroom resources, including the Willard J. Houghton Library, InfoPass, and online learning platform.
    Houghton Library has enormous online collections—some 60,000 full text journals and some 800,000 ebooks.
  • Official Houghton transcript upon successful completion of the course.
  • Wifi access while on campus (Houghton, NY or Buffalo, NY)
  • Local Support and Study Groups (Houghton, NY or Buffalo NY)
No additional or hidden fees. Most courses are 3 credit hours.
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Expert College Professors

Houghton professors are dedicated, experienced educators who integrate their Christian faith with outstanding scholarship and who are experts in their fields.

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Transferrable Credit

As an accredited college, Houghton courses transfer to many public and private colleges and universities around the world. While transfer credit policies vary widely, many institutions will transfer credit if you earn a B or above.

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