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Learning at Hood

Where you'll get a more well-rounded understanding of how the world works

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Connecting Real-World Experience

You'll be able to connect what you're learning in the classroom with your experiential opportunities.

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Beyond the Classroom

Much of our teaching takes place away from campus--in museums and galleries, at archaeological sites, on international trips and in nature.

Exploring Frederick

Where hip meets historic -- within walking distance of campus

Downtown Frederick
Carroll Creek

Downtown Frederick has a lot to offer.

58 restaurants, 8 food markets, 3 museums, 6 antique shops, 16 clothing boutiques, 18 art galleries, 4 performing arts venues, 48 specialty shops and 2 escape rooms!

Partnerships

Hood works cooperatively with many community partners to enhance the quality of life in the region.

Being a Part of our Community

College is about more than books

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fancy Blaze

HELLO!

The Hood Hello goes beyond good manners; it is the custom of greeting everyone you meet on campus, whether you know each other or not.

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Hodson Science and Technology Center

...and we can't wait to meet you in person