To be considered for admission, an applicant must submit the following by February 14, 2014:

  • A completed application form, including three copies of the essay and a nonrefundable $60 application fee made payable to Goucher College. 
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work sent directly by the college(s) or university(s) to the address below or by including official transcripts in the institution's sealed envelope with your application.
  • Three letters of recommendation from people who know you well enough to give an informed opinion of your intellectual ability, capacity for sustained self-directed study and personal qualifications.

All application materials should be forwarded to:

Master of Arts in Historic Preservation
Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies
Goucher College
1021 Dulaney Valley Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21204-2794

Acceptance to the program will be based on evaluation of applicant's work experience, paid or volunteer; essay; letters of recommendation; and college or university transcripts. GRE scores are optional. The essay is most important, as it demonstrates the applicant's ability to undertake self-directed graduate study.

Acceptance letters will be mailed on March 10, 2014. Accepted students are required to submit the enrollment agreement along with a non-refundable $500 deposit, by April 6, 2014. This deposit will be credited towards tuition charges for the following semester.

If you are unable to download the following application, you may request one in writing at the address listed above, or you may call 800-697-4646.

View and print the MAHP application for admission: MAHP 2013-2014 App (PDF)

Goucher College is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 135.71.  Registration is not an endorsement of the institution.  Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.