Alum James “SoSoon” Gantt and How the Goddard’s Method Different

James “SoSoon” Gantt graduated from Goddard College Individualized Bachelor of Arts in 2015. He is a hip hop artist-intellectual-activist-speaker. James’ work combines skillful MC lyricism with a critical, yet compassionate, commentary on the world as it is and as he believes it could be. You can find out more about him and his music here

Every degree program at Goddard College invites students to engage in their study in a way that compliments their own learning style and life experiences. Inspired by the teachings of John Dewey, Goddard’s mission is to give creative freedom to student to create their best work, in the moment that they are currently experiencing, and in the communities in which they live and hope to make an impact upon.

Important Announcement

The Board of Directors for Goddard College have made the difficult decision to close the college at the end of the 2024 Spring term.  


Current Goddard students will have the opportunity to complete their degrees at the same tuition rate through a teach-out with like-minded institution, Prescott College. Updates and scholarship funds will be available in the coming weeks and months. Information will be posted to

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