International Students

Students from more than 25 nations contribute to a rich cultural diversity and dynamic fusion of perspectives.

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"Hood College is not only a place to get an education, but also a place to share your culture in a diverse environment."   

- Mohammed Aljumaiah, Management Information Systems
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Cost of Attendance

At Hood, we understand the cost of pursuing an advanced degree can be expensive.  We have done our best over the years to keep costs down and make education affordable.  We offer some of the lowest prices for a graduate degree in Maryland while improving the delivery of our education and the student's experience in the classroom

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Life in Frederick

Frederick offers a balanced and thriving economy, a highly educated workforce, and a quality of life that is nothing short of enviable.

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Exceptional Opportunities

Hood College is in the "Regional University North" category and "Best Value Schools" by US News and World Report. Students from over 25 countries are currently pursuing their education at Hood College. 

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Scholarly knowledge, professional skills

Hood’s master’s level degree programs help students from around the world develop deep intellectual understanding and apply their knowledge to real world scenarios to give them the edge in their choice of professions. Internships, labs, linkages to business and industry enable students to gain practical experience and make valuable partnerships beyond the classroom. 

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Hood Celebrates Saudi National Day

Ibrahim Alomani Graduate Student

Hood College recently celebrated the 88th Saudi National Day.

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Alumni at Leidos Biomedical

Rachel Bagni Beyer Alumni

Leidos Biomedical employs several Hood College alumni. A few of them are profiled below.

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