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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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4PLUS

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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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. 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

Lisa Copenhaver

Are We Our Students? 

A Perspective by Lisa Copenhaver, Ed.D.

This fall, Lisa Copenhaver completed all requirements for her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Management from Capella University. The title of her Capstone Project is “First-Year Student Support: Creating Student Success During the First Semester.” 

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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.

      Athena Richardson ’13

      Athena Richardson ’13

      Finance and Project Manager, Alabama African American Civil Rights Heritage Sites Consortium Alumni

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        Hodson Science and Technology Center

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