MBA students at the Hood College Graduate School, Frederick, Maryland are working professionals who know a graduate degree will enhance their marketability and earnings. Even more importantly, they know they’re getting an exceptional education that will prepare them to lead responsibly, with integrity and vision. And thanks to Hood’s express curriculum delivery, they’re getting it fast.
Hood’s MBA program is geared to students who want to understand their organizations — and their roles — in the larger context of current affairs, the economy, politics and society. In addition to the versatility of a broad business education, the program empowers students to contribute through ethical management decisions that shape the character of the organization and its employees.
In every class, students sit in the driver’s seat looking at real organizations in real time through projects that examine organizations’ strategies, finances, operations or management. Team projects test team-building, analytical and integrative competencies as well as collaboration and communication skills. The capstone course in strategy synthesizes knowledge and proficiencies.
The MBA schedule is a fast-track combination of full semesters and summer sessions, allowing students to pursue the degree part time and still complete it in two years or less — without compromising quality.
Hood’s MBA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, the premier accreditor of business schools that focus primarily on teaching and learning