How to Apply

Post-Bachelor’s or Post-Master’s certificate

We operate under a rolling admissions model. Therefore, please note the application deadlines below are suggested for optimal processing time.

Semester Application Deadline Semester Start Date
Fall 2021 - Term 2 October 4 October 18
Spring 2022 - Term 1 January 17 January 31
Spring 2022 - Term 2 March 14 March 28

*Please note that some certificates do not offer courses each term. Please email graduateadmissions@goucher.edu with questions. 


ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS CHECKLIST

  • Complete the online application
  • Request at least one letter of recommendation to be completed by someone who knows you well enough to give an informed opinion of your intellectual ability, capacity for sustained self-directed study, personal qualifications, and professional potential. The recommendation process is completed online through the graduate admission portal.
  • Post-baccalaureate certificate applicants: Request official sealed transcripts of conferred undergraduate degree. A 3.0 GPA is recommended for admittance. If you have less than a 3.0 GPA, you may write a supplemental statement and/or meet with the program director to discuss your situation. 
  • Post-Master applicants: Request official sealed transcript of conferred graduate transcript. A 3.0 GPA is recommended for admittance. If you have less than a 3.0 GPA, you may write a supplemental statement and/or meet with the program director to discuss your situation. 
  • Electronic transcripts can be sent to graduateadmissions@goucher.edu
  • Paper Transcripts can be mailed from the institution to:

Goucher College
Graduate Admissions
1021 Dulaney Valley Road
Baltimore, MD 21204

FINANCIAL AID NOTICE

Please note that these programs are not eligible for federal financial aid.