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Goucher College
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  • 4 Year
  • BALTIMORE, MD

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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade A minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Goucher is a private college located in Towson, Maryland in the Baltimore Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,325 undergraduate students. The Goucher acceptance rate is 81%. Popular majors include Psychology, English, and Business. Graduating 66% of students, Goucher alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $28,300.

About

1021 DULANEY VALLEY RD
BALTIMORE, MD 21204
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Landmark Conference

Goucher College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Goucher Admissions

Acceptance Rate
81%
Application Deadline
January 15
SAT Range
1030-1260
ACT Range
21-30
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$29,675 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$31,802 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 57 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 62 responses
69%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 62 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    1%
  • On Campus
    99%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,325 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
124
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Unique
    62%
  • Chill
    14%
  • Uneducated, fake, not worldly, WASP
    10%
  • Liberal
    5%
  • Outgoing
    5%
  • White
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
93%
Poll
94%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 31 responses
Poll
72%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 76 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 25 responses
  • Liberal arts
    68%
  • Deceiving
    12%
  • Quiet
    8%
  • Unpredictable yet predictable.
    8%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
66%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
70%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 27 responses

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