With an overall population of 7,010 and a student population of 7,136, approximately 7,136 of Houghton students attend one of Houghton's schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Houghton's largest liberal arts school is Michigan Technological University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Michigan Technological University with credentials in liberal arts.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in liberal arts in Houghton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Houghton's liberal arts schools was $23,093 per year for instate students and $35,363 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Houghton. And if you live on campus at one of the Houghton-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Houghton is $74,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for liberal arts professionals.