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 theology programs.
The largest theology school in Houghton, by student population, is Houghton College. In 2010, Houghton College graduated approximately 15 students from its theology program.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a theology degree from one of Houghton's theology schools. If you decide to attend a theology school in Houghton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,440.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a theology program in Houghton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,340.
After graduating with your credentials in theology, if you decide to work as a theologist in Houghton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 12,480 theologists in New York. Of these theologists, 270 were working in the greater Houghton area. Houghton's theologist workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for theologists.
As a theologist in Houghton, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,090 per year. This is lower than the average salary for theologists in the state.