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Houghton College

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Students who got into Houghton:

Tips mention: Interview (3), ACT/SAT (3), Grades (6), Sports/Extracurriculars (4), College Essay (3)
I tried my best in all my academics inMar 22 2019Music Education
I tried my best in all my academics in high school and showed off who I am as an individual. Of course I also practiced for my music school audition. My suggestion is just to try to be the best that you can be and just be yourself.
SAT: 1160 Female
Anyone gets inDec 18 2014Business - Management and Administration
Anyone gets in. Seriously join lots of clubs and they'll basically pay for your education.
SAT: 1900 Female
Strong Academic Transcript, resume with community service, as wellFeb 23 2012Education
Strong Academic Transcript, resume with community service, as well as several shining recommendation letter, and the ability to afford tuition with little non-loan assistance
SAT: 1250 Female
Rattle off a few Bible versesJul 28 2010Unknown
Rattle off a few Bible verses. They will take just about anybody from a church or missionary family.
SAT: 1940 Male
I put in a significant amount of effort onJan 22 2010Biology
I put in a significant amount of effort on my admission essay. I was honest and genuine which definitely helped. This was evident to those who read my letter. My involvement in multiple clubs/organizations as well as my involvement in sports also helped.
Prospective students should focus not only on their academics, but also the extracurriculars. Having a student who demonstrates the characteristics of a scholar-servant is desirable.
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