Houghton has a total population of 1,748 and a student population of 1,336. Of these students, 1,336 are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Houghton College is the largest liberal arts school in Houghton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Liberal Arts program at Houghton College.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a liberal arts degree in Houghton. In 2009 tuition at liberal arts schools in Houghton was $24,440 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for liberal arts related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houghton-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,340.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Houghton is $49,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for liberal arts professionals.