Graduate Programs Admissions

Start at the Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies to launch the next step in your career. Pick from one of our 10 diverse graduate programs.

Notable faculty, customized and self-paced program plans, as well as hands-on experiences are all benefits of enrolling in one of the graduate programs in the Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies at Goucher College.

We offer 10 graduate programs in the fields of education, fine arts, and other professional studies, with online, hybrid, and evening classes available in all of the programs.

We operate under a rolling admissions model, meaning that we enroll students until the add/drop period each semester. Therefore, please note the application deadlines below are suggested for optimal processing time. If you would like information about semester start dates, please visit the individual program page. 

Program of Interest Application Deadline

  Spring 2019 

Graduate Programs in Education - Term 2 March 15th 
Online Programs (MA or MS) - Term 2 March 15th 

 Summer 2019

Graduate Programs in Education May 20th
Online Programs (MA or MS) May 20th

Fall 2019 

Low Residency Programs (with July Residency)  June 16th
Low Residency Programs (without residency portion) August 12th
 Graduate Programs in Education  August 12th
Online Programs (MA or MS) August 12th

Applicants interested in the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical (PBPM) Program should explore the PBPM page for admissions updates and information.