Frederick Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

7932 Opossumtown Pike

Frederick, MD 21702

(301) 846-2431

Fax: (301) 624-2799

Contact: Kathy Frawley

Associate Vice President/Registrar
Main Address

7932 Opossumtown Pike

Frederick, MD 21702

(301) 846-2400

Total undergrads: 5,748

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,331

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,172


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

All nursing programs, respiratory therapy, and surgical technology have special requirements. Students must show successful completion of appropriate general education requirements.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
International Business A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism C
Communications/Rhetoric A
Digital Communications/Multimedia C

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A
Photographic/Film Technology C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer Science A
Computer Systems Analysis A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Sciences/Systems A
Information Technology A,C
System Administration A
Word Processing C

Construction Trades

Construction Trades – General A,C


Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Physical Education A
Spanish Language Teacher Education A
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Biomedical Engineering Technology A
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Computer Engineering A,C
Computer Hardware A,C
Computer Software A,C
Computer Systems A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Emergency Management/Homeland Security A,C
Fire Services Administration A,C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Economics A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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