Goucher College is a selective, private, coed, liberal arts college dedicated to providing a multidisciplinary, international education, and it is the first college in the USA to make study abroad an undergraduate degree requirement.
Goucher is a rare example of a liberal arts college located close to a major metropolitan area. It is a place where smart, diverse, and internationally minded students will naturally thrive. Goucher offers a full range of academic disciplines through its rigorous liberal arts curriculum. Nearby Baltimore City and Washington, DC, offer a full range of events and opportunities.
The college is especially well-suited to students who are looking for both a challenge and personal attention from professors, are interested in discussing and debating a broad range of important subjects, are ready to develop a global perspective, and are eager to attend cultural and professional training activities outside the classroom.
Goucher offers more than 60 student-run clubs to suit just about any interest. Goucher students participate in well-established community-service programs, undertake wide-ranging internships, and compete in 17 NCAA Division II sports.
Location: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
City Population: 620,000
University Population: 2,375
Climate: Baltimore has four distinct seasons. Spring and autumn are warm. Winters are cool with occasional snowfall. Summers are hot and humid.
Nearest Airport: Baltimore-Washington International Airport
University website: www.goucher.edu/
Campus maps: www.goucher.edu/contact-and-directions#campusmap
Why choose Goucher?
- The architecture of the campus has won many awards and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places
- Ranked one of the top 10 most innovative colleges in the country by U.S. News & World Report
- Great location -8 miles to downtown Baltimore, 1 hour to Washington DC