We believe that the best foundation for purposeful lives and careers is a course of study balanced between general liberal arts education and specialized career preparation.

Faculty-Mentored Research

You'll have the opportunity to take part in research projects with a faculty member.


Student-to-faculty ratio

Point of Pride

Our faculty publish books and articles, travel internationally, bring research into the classroom, and advise and mentor students daily.

Featured Stories

Hood College Cyber Blazers

Congrats Cyber Blazers!

Hood College Cyber Blazers Faculty Graduate Student

On Nov. 3, Cyber Blazers, Hood College’s ethical hacking student team, competed in the sixth MAGIC Capture the Flag competition. Cyber Blazers finished 8th out of the 45 teams who competed.

  • Academics
John Maciolek expands Monarch Garden

Alumnus’ Efforts to Expand the Monarch Garden

John Maciolek Alumni Graduate Student

Environmental biology alumnus John Maciolek graduated in 2017, but never abandoned the project he started when he was a student.

  • Natural Sciences
  • Alumni Relations