Goucher College Rankings

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In the World#2069 of 14178
In North America#634 of 2629
In the United States#582 of 2528
In Maryland#13 of 34
In Baltimore#7 of 13

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
81%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$29,675 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,449
Graduates
719
Male:Female Ratio
29:71
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Goucher College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate81%76%84%
Applicants2,6109281,682
Admissions2,1227091,413
Freshmen enrolled full time338129209
Freshmen enrolled part time44

96 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

348 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
243 or 71%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1030
or below

75% of them
had 1260
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Goucher College are 1030-1260 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
75 or 22%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Goucher College are 21-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1107 (51%)
Black or African American376 (17%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown313 (14%)
Hispanic177 (8%)
Asian76 (4%)
Two or more races64 (3%)
Nonresident Alien49 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$29,675/year
Average aid awarded
$31,802
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,274
$30-48K$22,286
$48-75K$24,842
$75-110K$24,842
$110K+$33,538

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$44,324$9,720
Tuition in-state$44,324$9,720
Tuition out-of-state$44,324$9,720
Fee in-district$926$95
Fee in-state$926$95
Fee out-of-state$926$95

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,345
Combined charge for room and board$14,900
Room charge$8,072
Meal charge$6,828

Goucher College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Education, General381
Psychology, General36
Secondary Education and Teaching29
English Language and Literature, General23
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1111
Business Administration and Management, General182
Speech Communication and Rhetoric20
Biology & Biological Sciences, General13
Political Science and Government, General13
History, General13
International Relations and Affairs13
Art History, Criticism and Conservation12
Rhetoric and Composition12
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics11
Sociology10
Computer and Information Sciences, General10
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology8
Art & Art Studies, General8
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution8
Environmental Studies61
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other7
Dance, General6
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General6
Philosophy6
Physics, General5
Music, General5
American & United States Studies & Civilization4
Women's Studies4
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other4
Religion & Religious Studies3
Spanish Language and Literature3
Chemistry, General3
Russian Language and Literature2
French Language and Literature1
Mathematics, General1
Grand Total285147
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate66%63%68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
814
Citations
22,824

Publication count by topic

Psychology
121
Sociology
93
Biology
92
Political science
74
Art
54
History
45
Chemistry
43
Physics
37
Philosophy
34
Mathematics
31
Computer science
29
Medicine
27
Business
21
Economics
14
Geography
13
Environmental science
7
Materials science
6
Geology
5
Engineering
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art673207
History898156
Sociology1582661
Psychology17103,417
Philosophy171620
Chemistry17418,802
Business1899735
Physics2053994
Political science2088148
Biology26212,600
Environmental science2920270
Mathematics2930516
Geology335631
Economics358354
Geography358851
Engineering3771116
Computer science3917267
Medicine4033311
Materials science489337

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990483
1991677
1992181
1993687
199411112
19956106
19965155
19976188
19988204
19997238
200011260
20015386
200212418
20038515
200412496
200511657
200615740
200719723
200820891
200919954
201023916
2011301267
2012271284
2013381267
2014271270
2015341359
2016311276
2017311273
2018221129
2019371124
2020171267

General info

Founded1885
WikipediaGoucher College
MottoGratia et Veritas
Grace and Truth
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff486
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address1021 Dulaney Valley Rd
Baltimore, Maryland, 21204-2794
United States
City population622,000
Phone4103376000
Fax+1 (410) 337 6123

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