International Students

Students from more than 30 countries contribute to a rich cultural diversity and dynamic fusion of perspectives at Hood College.

Mario Mora

"Studying at Hood College has allowed my career to expand in ways I never though possible thanks to the instructions of friendly and helpful professors who aim to teach real-life scenarios to put students' knowledge into practice."

Mario Mora, M.S. Information Systems
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Student Testimonials

International graduate students Okuneye Oluwadamilola, Minghua Liu, Samjhana Basnet, Arzu Ozcan, Bukola Raji and Shikha Gupta describe their experiences as students of the Graduate School at Hood College.

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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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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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Life in Frederick, Maryland

The city of 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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Hood College in India

Christian DiGregorio, Graduate School Admissions Director, represented Hood College in India in April 2019.

Ilobekeme Ojeifo

Graduate Student Spotlight | Ilobekeme "Beke" Ojeifo

Ilobekeme "Beke" Ojeifo, M.S. Management Information Systems Alumni Graduate School Graduate Student Undergraduate Student

"I love MIS because the curriculum is flexible, and it teaches students to learn how best to manage information systems within any organization"

  • Academics
  • International Students
  • Math & Computer Sciences
  • Business
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Graduate Alumna Focus | Ifeoluwa Popoola

Ifeoluwa Popoola Alumni Graduate School Graduate Student

Hood graduate alumna, Ifeoluwa (Ife) Popoola, earned a Masters in Management Information Systems in 2016. She was recently nominated for a President’s High Achievement Award by her company.

  • Academics
  • International Students
  • Math & Computer Sciences
  • Business
Ivana Shuck

Graduate Student Spotlight | Ivana Shuck

Ivana Shuck, M.B.A Student Alumni Graduate School Graduate Student

"Hood College faculty are always keeping up with the most current technologies and happenings in the world and their 'real-life examples' approach is a part of each class"

  • Academics
  • International Students
  • Business