Goucher College: Review & Facts

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Goucher College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,145 students enrolled. This school was established in 1885 and is one of the 20 colleges located in Baltimore, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Goucher College.

Goucher College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Management, English and Literature, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
82%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Goucher College is high at 82% (above Maryland average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Goucher College is average - 68%.

Student to faculty ratio at Goucher College is good: 11:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$42,200
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high, around $41,400 per year. The additional fees at Goucher College not covered by tuition are nearly $800; which comes to $42,200 annually.

Read the details about Goucher College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
As reported in recent data, 3,576 applications were submitted and 2,756 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Goucher College is $55.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Goucher College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (410) 337-6000 or check Goucher College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,100
Medium
Goucher College provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Goucher College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Goucher College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, nearly $7,100 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Goucher College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Goucher College Location and Maps



Post Address: Goucher College, 1021 Dulaney Valley Rd, Baltimore, Maryland 21204-2794, USA
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