ARTSYS (the Articulation System for Maryland Colleges and Universities)

ARTSYS is a computerized data information system created to facilitate the transfer of students from the Maryland public community colleges to University System of Maryland schools and other participating institutions.


Baltimore Student Exchange Program (BSEP)

The Baltimore Student Exchange (BSEP) Program allows qualified students at Goucher to take undergraduate courses offered at other colleges during fall and spring semesters. At the end of the semester, the student’s credits and grades from the host institution are submitted to Goucher.  

Bard High School Early College

Goucher College has established an articulation agreement which allows qualified Bard High School Early College students guaranteed admissions to Goucher. Students must have: applied to Goucher College, as a first-year student, using the Common Application; be on track to complete the BHSEC program at the time of application to Goucher College; be on track to complete the Associates Degree and/or a minimum of 60 undergraduate credits from BHSEC at the time of application to Goucher; and have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA in the college program at the time of application to Goucher College. As a prospective student the application fee for BHSEC students will be waived. As a first-year Goucher student, admitted BHSEC students will be eligible for need-based and merit aid (for their undergraduate studies, not to exceed 8 semesters).

Columbia University - Dual Degree, 5 -Year Program

Goucher College has established a dual-degree program through which students earn both a bachelor of arts degree from Goucher and a bachelor of science degree from Columbia University. The dual-degree program enables students to explore the liberal arts and sciences, while developing professional knowledge and experience in a specific field of engineering.

Community College of Baltimore County Honors Program

Goucher College has established an articulation agreement which allows qualified CCBC honors students guaranteed admissions to Goucher.  Students must have completed their associate's degree or 60 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.5 to qualify.  The application fee will be waived.  All transfer students are considered for merit based aid.  In addition to merit based aid, students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa will receive an additional financial award of $2,000.

Frederick Community College Honors Program

Goucher College has established an articulation agreement which allows qualified Frederick Community College honors students guaranteed admissions to Goucher.  Students must have completed their associate's degree and/or 60 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.5 to qualify.  The application fee will be waived.  All transfer students are considered for merit based aid.  In addition to merit based aid, students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa will receive an additional financial award of $2,000.

Harford Community College Honors Program

Goucher College has established an articulation agreement which allows qualified Harford honors students guaranteed admissions to Goucher.  Students must have completed their associate's degree or 60 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.5 to qualify.  The application fee will be waived.  All transfer students are considered for merit based aid.  In addition to merit based aid, students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa will receive an additional financial award of $2,000.

International Study Program Agreements 

Goucher has agreements with many institutions for the provision of study abroad experiences. For a complete description of those programs, visit the office of International Studies.

Johns Hopkins University - Dual Degree, 5-Year Program

Goucher College has established a dual-degree program through which students earn both a bachelor of arts degree from Goucher and a bachelor of science degree from the G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering of Johns Hopkins University (JHU). The dual-degree program enables students to explore the liberal arts and sciences, while developing professional knowledge and experience in a specific field of engineering. 

 

Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth

Goucher participates in CTY’s One Course Scholarship program sponsored by CTY’s Talent Search, conducted annually. One-course scholarships are offered to high-scoring students who live within commuting distance of the campus.

Montgomery College

Goucher College has established an articulation agreement which allows qualified Montgomery Community College honors students guaranteed admissions to Goucher.  Students must have completed their associate's degree with a minimum GPA of 3.5 to qualify.  The application fee will be waived.  All transfer students are considered for merit based aid up to $17,000.  In addition to merit based aid, students who have completed their AA/AS/AAT degree with a minimum of 12 honors credits and a minimum GPA of 3.5 will receive a $2,000 award. Students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa will receive an additional financial award of $2,000.

 

Prince George's Community College Honors Academy

Mutually approved qualified students in the Prince George’s Community College Honors Academy are concurrently enrolled at both institutions and complete their first two years at the community college, and their last two years at Goucher.  

 

Professional Development School Partnerships

Goucher has developed partnerships with local school systems that allow students to complete student teaching or internships in partner schools. In exchange, teachers in those systems can take courses in Goucher’s M.Ed or M.A.T programs for reduced tuition.