2016 Advanced Placement Summer Institute for Teachers

Course Completion Options and Costs

  • Graduate Credit Tuition*  $1,485
  • Non-Credit (Audit) Tuition*  $945

*Includes a $75 non-refundable registration fee

Participants may select their course designation: either to earn three graduate credits or a non-credit (audit) option. Graduate credit and non-credit (audit) have different costs. Payment must be made at the time of registration.  

Tuition for three graduate credits, including a $75 non-refundable registration fee, is $1,485. Graduate credit requires the completion of work assigned by your instructor. Work is due within two weeks of the closing of your Institute.

The cost of taking a course as non-credit (audit), including a $75 non-refundable registration fee, is $945.

Registration Information

Please register early. Class size is limited. Space is limited and registration closes by 10:00 am on the Monday class begins.

If you wish to change your course designation, please note the following processes/deadlines:

Change from Non-credit to Graduate Credit:

If a participant decides to take the course for graduate credit, s/he has until the end of the second day of class to make that election.  Participants may upgrade their registration from non-credit to graduate credit by completing the 2016 AP Summer Institute Non-Credit to Credit Form. The form must be signed by the faculty member teaching the course or a Goucher staff member, and dated by the second day of class.  The change form would only be valid if accompanied by a valid form of payment (an additional $540 to earn three graduate credits upon successful course completion).

A valid method of payment is a credit card, certified check, money order, etc.  If payment is returned for any reason, the registration will revert to the non-credit status and no graduate credits will be granted.  

Change Graduate Credit to Non-credit:

If a participant decides to change to the non -credit option, s/he has until June 6, 2016 to make that election.  Participants may change their registration from graduate credit to non-credit by completing the 2016 AP Summer Institute Credit to Non-Credit Form. The form must be signed by a Goucher staff member and dated no later than June 6, 2016.

Payment Options

Participants can reserve their place with a purchase order from their school district.  Goucher will then invoice the school district upon receipt of the purchase order.  Otherwise, full payment is due at the time you register by check or credit card (American Express, Visa or MasterCard). If registering online, participants must use a credit card to pay for the course. Participants cannot use a credit card to hold a spot.

If you are paying by credit card, you may register online.

If you are not using a credit card to register online, you must complete the 2016 Goucher AP Summer Institute Registration Form and mail it with full payment to The Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, Goucher College, 1021 Dulaney Valley Road, Baltimore, MD 21204-2794. If payment is being made by check or purchase order, these should be made payable to Goucher College. The college charges a $25 fee for returned checks.

Special Needs Accessibility

If you have special needs (including dietary), please attach a written description of your needs with your registration form or call 410-337-6200.

Location

Goucher College, established in 1885, is an independent coeducational liberal arts and sciences college accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The college is located in Towson, Maryland, about eight miles north of Baltimore and within a short driving distance of Washington, D.C., Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay. The entrance to the campus is conveniently located on Dulaney Valley Road, one-half block south of Baltimore Beltway (I-695) Exit 27A. It is also easily reached via North Charles Street or York Road.

The 287-acre wooded campus provides easy access to the cultural, social and recreational resources of Baltimore, including the National Aquarium, the Inner Harbor, museums, theaters, and Oriole Park at Camden Yards, home of the Baltimore Orioles.

The Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies is located in Van Meter Hall. Office Hours of the Center are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The phone number is 410-337-6200 or 800-697-4646.    

Participants may select their course designation: either to earn three graduate credits or a non-credit (audit) option. Graduate credit and non-credit (audit) have different costs. Payment must be made at the time of registration.  

Tuition for three graduate credits, including a $75 non-refundable registration fee, is $1,485. Graduate credit requires the completion of work assigned by your instructor. Work is due within two weeks of the closing of your Institute.

The cost of taking a course as non-credit (audit), including a $75 non-refundable registration fee, is $945.

Contact Information:

Shelley Johnson or Barbara Bisset
Co-Directors of the Advanced Placement Summer Institute
Goucher College
410.337.6200 or 800.697.4646

shelley.johnson@goucher.edu
barbara.bisset@goucher.edu