Goucher College

Baltimore, MD

Goucher College

Baltimore, MD

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Get the Goucher Edge

Welcome to Goucher College, where your journey toward knowledge and personal growth begins. Nestled just outside vibrant Baltimore, Maryland, our campus offers a blend of academic excellence and experiential learning to empower students to pursue their passions and make a meaningful impact on the world.

At Goucher, we pride ourselves on our innovative curriculum and intimate class sizes, ensuring every student receives personalized attention and guidance from our distinguished faculty. The Goucher Commons program fosters interdisciplinary thinking, preparing students to tackle complex challenges in today's interconnected world.

Beyond academics, the College embraces diversity and encourages global citizenship through our extensive study abroad opportunities that span over 60 countries. Whether you're exploring the arts, sciences, humanities, or professional studies, our supportive community and inclusive environment provide the ideal backdrop for your intellectual and personal development.

Join us at Goucher College, where curiosity meets opportunity. Here, you'll find the tools and support to shape a future that matters. Discover your potential and prepare to lead with purpose in a world that needs your unique perspective.



Ranked in the top 20% of colleges nationwide for lifetime return on educational investment | Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce, 2024


Ranked among the top 150 "Best National Liberal Arts Colleges" | U.S. News & World Report


Ranked #4 among schools with the top "Study Abroad" programs | U.S. News & World Report, 2024


Ranked #15 among the "Most Innovative Schools" in the country | U.S. News & World Report, 2024


Named among The Best 389 Colleges in the country | The Princeton Review


Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars

The Goucher Edge

The Goucher Edge is Goucher College's distinctive undergraduate experience that provides every student with an Edge on student life and academics.

The Commons: Innovative core curriculum focused on solving complex problems, including social and environmental injustices
Academic Majors: 29 programs, each with a capstone experience or project
Global Experience: 100% study abroad as part of an integrated global education
Internship Accelerator: Four years of career-relevant experiences

An Individualized Student Success Team supports students and guides their self-discovery through the program. Learn more about The Goucher Edge.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “Goucher makes an effort to help students fit in by giving everyone an opportunity to start a club, whether it’s your first year or your last year. There are a lot of options, a lot of opportunities.”

    • Nadav Marcus '17
  • “My time at Goucher has taught me that experiences are what you make of them.”

    • Helen Lee '16
  • “I've been provided with many opportunities to open myself up and experience new places; I've really learned to see and accept a broader worldview."

    • Hannah Kuehl '16
  • “I think learning is more fun when class material is related to lived personal experience. I had great teachers who did that for me.”

    • Raekwon Walker ’17
      Political Science and English double major