Hood College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

401 Rosemont Avenue

Frederick, MD 21701-8575

(301) 696-3400

(800) 922-1599

Fax: (301) 696-3819



Contact: David Adams

Director of Admissions
Main Address

401 Rosemont Avenue

Frederick, MD 21701-8575

(301) 663-3131

www.hood.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,449

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 308

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,385

Graduate enrollment: 1,084

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Latin American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art and archaeology B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
French/German B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels 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.

Hood College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(301) 663-3131
Website:www.hood.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.hood.edu/apply/
Address:401 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, MD 21701
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,144
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,126 (99% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$36,540
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,540
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$25,344

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Hood College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hood College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences122
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services321
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services213
Education124
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs111
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies231
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences3
Visual and Performing Arts321
Grand total133515

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Hood College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hood College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,540
Out-of-state$36,540
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,310
Out-of-state$8,310

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid25499%
Grant or scholarship aid25499%$25,344
Student loan aid17468%$8,397

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,21795%$21,690
Federal student loans85767%$7,187

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hood College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Hood College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,7276701,057
Percent admitted100%65%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%13%13%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Hood College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,144
Undergraduate enrollment1,174
Graduate enrollment970

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Hood College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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