Majors & Minors List

Below is the full list of majors and minors that Goucher will continue to offer, as well as those being phased out, based on the faculty-led program prioritization process. Please note that this is a list of majors and minors, not programs. We will still continue to offer robust course offerings in many areas including: math, data analytics, music, and art (among others.)

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Majors & Minors

  • American Studies
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biological Sciences
  • Business Management
  • Chemistry
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Studies: Environment and Society
  • Environmental Studies: Environmental Science
  • French
  • History
  • Individualized Interdisciplinary Major
  • International Relations
  • Peace Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology/Anthropology
  • Spanish
  • Visual and Material Culture*
  • Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

* new program pending MHEC approval


Phased Out Majors & Minors

  • Elementary and Special Education
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Physics
  • Religion
  • Russian Studies
  • Studio Art (major only)
  • Theatre (major only)

Standalone Minors & Concentrations

  • Africana Studies
  • Arabic Studies
  • Art (Studio)
  • Arts Administration
  • Equine Studies
  • Historic Preservation
  • International Business
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Studies
  • Pre-medical Studies/Pre-health Concentration
  • Professional Writing
  • Public Health
  • Secondary Education

Phased Out Standalone Minors & Concentrations

  • Book Studies
  • German
  • Judaic Studies