Apply to One of Houghton's Online Undergraduate Programs
Receive your degree in a format that fits your schedule and lifestyle through a regionally accredited and nationally-recognized liberal arts education.
When do I need to complete all the steps of the application process?
|Start Date||Application Deadline||Document Deadline||FAFSA Deadline||Registration Deadline|
|August 30, 2021||August 19, 2021||August 23, 2021||August 23, 2021||August 27, 2021|
|October 25, 2021||October 14, 2021||October 18, 2021||October 18, 2021||October 22, 2021|
Am I Eligible for Admission?
You can get started right away with any Houghton Online degree program.
What transfer credit does Houghton accept?
- Previous college coursework
- Experiential learning credit
- DSST Exams
New to Houghton?
Choose a start dateStart the Free Application
Submit any required materials
Degree-seeking students only:
Official college transcripts are required from all institutions attended. Official high school transcripts are required for admission of students who have not attended college, and for any student upon enrollment.
- Statement of Faith
Complete your FAFSA
Go to the FAFSA website and find Houghton College or enter our FAFSA code (002734) to ensure Houghton receives your FAFSA at least one (1) week prior to your start date.Submit Your FAFSA
Update your resume
Update and submit your resume with any applicable certifications, trainings, and work experience. This will be used in the credit audit process.
If you attended Houghton in the past and are seeking to return, please submit the online request to return form. This includes Houghton Online, Houghton Adult Education, Houghton PACE, or if you attended a different Houghton campus in the past and are seeking to switch to a fully online program.
If you applied to Houghton Online in the past but have never attended or taken Houghton courses, please submit the online reapplication form.
Discover how an online degree from Houghton College can accelerate your God-given potential.