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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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Pursue combined or accelerated degree programs that let you work concurrently toward your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in four-plus years.

Exploring Frederick

Downtown Frederick is once again welcoming visitors. Increased safety precautions have been implemented to allow visitors to return to the region safely and provide the best experience at local shops, restaurants and attractions.

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Hood College is open for business, ready to provide you with an education that empowers you to use your hearts, minds and hands to meet global challenges.

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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. It’s about expanding our world view, and learning and living with others from different backgrounds, with various interests.

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Behind Every Mask is a Hello

The Hood Hello is more important than ever. You will find a friendly wave or a hello from everyone you encounter on campus, whether you know each other or not.

Featured Stories

Harold Rivas

Graduate Student Spotlight | Harold Rivas

Harold Rivas, M.S. Cybersecurity Alumni Graduate School Graduate Student Undergraduate Student

Hood alum, Harold Rivas, earned an undergraduate degree in Art & Archaeology. He is currently enrolled in Hood's Cybersecurity Master's program.

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Frederick Food Security Network Receives Community Support

Donations from local organizations help the FFSN during the COVID19 pandemic.

With the recent generous support from organizations such as the Common Market, the Delaplaine Foundation and the Capital Group, the FFSN team will be able to continue working in our community.

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