Houghton College Utica

Study in downtown Utica and earn your Associate of Arts degree, including a one-week credit-bearing experience on Houghton College’s main campus.

Designed for you

  • Small class sizes really let you get to know your fellow students and instructors.
  • We welcome students from a broad range of cultural backgrounds in the Mohawk Valley.
  •  HC Utica is designed to support students who are the first in their family to attend college.
  • ESL support, study resources, and on-site tutoring are provided for all students.

Close to home

  • Houghton College Utica is conveniently located at the 7 Rutger Park building in Utica’s historic mansion district.
  • You stay in your community-near family, friends, and neighbors, and earn your degree.

Preparation for the future

  • Our liberal arts emphasis means academic growth in a variety of subjects.
  • Our emphasis on workplace readiness means you will be able to enter the workforce with new skills
  • Graduates receive preferred consideration for admission to Houghton’s bachelor’s degree program in Houghton, NY.
  • Credits can also be transferred to local colleges and universities.

High Quality

  • A two-year Associate of Arts degree education
  • Grounded in the Christian tradition
  • Fully accredited quality education from a nationally acclaimed private college