Goucher has been a leader in higher education since 1885 and a pioneer in field study, distance learning, and study abroad. Our students are backed by an international reputation.
The Princeton Review's The Best 379 Colleges
The Princeton Review's Guide to 322 Green Colleges
Cited for its "Strong commitment to the environment and to sustainability," such as by providing guidance on green jobs and making environmental sustainability a core educational requirement.
U.S. News & World Report
Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015
Cited for its "long standing history of excellence," "rigorous general education program," and "trademark small classes and individual attention,"as well as for its study abroad requirement. Additionally, Goucher was among 44 institutions-22 public and 22 private colleges and universities-that were designated a "Best Buy."
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Profiled as one of the only 40 colleges that excel at developing potential in a wide range of students and singled out as a "liberal arts college of the first magnitude ... ." Read more.