938
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Hood College / Graduate School is located in Frederick, MD, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Science (MS)
(Certificate)
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
Doctorate of Organizational Leadership (DOL)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 231
Other Advanced Degrees 99

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Capstone research project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

299
Applied
282
Accepted
199
Enrolled
94%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 15th August 5th Yes
Spring deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75, masterÔÇÖs degree from accredited institution
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 575
TOEFL IBT score: 89
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

938
Total Graduate Students
80%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
19%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.94%
Black or African American 8.42%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.21%
Asian 2.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.13%
Unknown 2.77%

Gender

Male (34%)
Female (65%)

Faculty

99
Total faculty
Full-time (36)
Part-time (63)
Male (43)
Female (56)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Watershed ecology, leadership, systems engineering, business ethics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 401 Rosemont Avenue
Frederick, MD  21701-8575
United States
Contact Dr. April M Boulton
Dean of the Graduate School
Email: gofurther@hood.edu
Phone: 301-696-3600