Hood College Overview

Student population

Address401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD
School Websitewww.hood.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 15, 2020

Hood College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Frederick, Maryland that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,562 students applied to Hood College. Of those students, 1,115 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Hood College was $38,910, in addition to fees of $582. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Hood College.

Hood College has a 66% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Hood College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPAConsidered but not required
Applicants admitted

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The Hood College acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 1,115 of the 1,562 students who applied to Hood College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Hood College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Hood College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Hood College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Hood College as part of their application.

Hood College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Hood College, the tuition for in-state residents is $38,910. Combined with fees of $582, room and board costs of $12,700, other expenses of $3,168 and the $1,226 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $39,492 in tuition.

Students at Hood College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Hood College was $5,760 last year, with 45% of students being awarded federal aid.

Hood College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Hood College.

Hood College has a good gender split, with 63% of undergraduates being female and 37% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Maryland residents; in fact, 57% of all students reside in Maryland. However, 41% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Hood College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Hood College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY

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