Hood College founded in 1893 is a Liberal Arts college located in Frederick, Maryland. It offers 32 Bachelor’s degrees and 19 Master’s degrees across various academic lines. With an Acceptance Rate of 71% for fall 2018 semester, the college received around 233 fremen enrollments.
|Application Portal||Undergraduates: Freshmen– 2019 Beyond Boundaries Application/ Common Application;|
Transfer– Hood College Transfer Application
Graduates: Graduate Admission Portal
|Application Fee||Total of 100 USD inclusive of I-20 Processing Fee|
|Cost of Attendance||45,000 USD|
|Minimum GPA||Graduates – 2.75|
|English Language Proficiency Test Score||Recommended to submit Score of TOEFL/IELTS/PTE|
|GMAT/GRE||Required for a few Graduate Courses|
|Intake Seasons||Fall , Spring & Summer|
|Financial Aid||Scholarships, Loans, Work-Study & International Grants|
The admission deadlines for international applicants are as mentioned below:
|Undergraduates||Fall – June 15;|
Spring – November 15
|Graduates||Fall – July 21;|
Spring – December 1
International Applicants are required to produce additional supporting documents for admissions at Hood College.
International applicants from non-native English speaking countries are required to submit proof of English language proficiency. The test scores accepted at the college are TOEFL/IELTS & PTE. The minimum score requirements for admissions are mentioned below:
The admission process for bachelors programs at Hood College is similar for all the study areas available. The process and requirements are mentioned below:
Applicatoin Portal: – Graduate admissions portal
Application Fee: – 100 USD inclusive of I-20 Processing Fee
Hood College offers master’s programs in various academic streams that range from Business Administration to Computer Science. The Table given below illustrates some of the popular courses offered by the College.
|Course||Academic Requirements||English language requirements|
|Master of Business Administration||UG degree in Relevant field; CGPA of 3.0; Work Experience; Essay|
If GPA is below 3.0, a Resume & 2 LOR is required; No GMAT/GRE required
|M.S in Computer Science||UG degree in Relevant field; CGPA of 2.5; Resume; Work Experience; Essay||TOEFL (ibt)-89;|
|M.S in Information Technology||UG degree in Relevant field; CGPA of 2.5; Resume; Work Experience; Essay||TOEFL (ibt)-89;|
|MS Environmental Biology||UG degree in Relevant field; CGPA of 3.0; Work Experience; Essay|
If GPA is below 3.0, a Resume & 2 LOR is required
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. The college considers school records, recommendations, writing, and test scores while evaluating an application. The college carefully considers candidates' talent, abilities, interests, and personal history. While admission is moderately selective, it is also holistic; no one criterion or score determines acceptance.