Department of Education Graduate School Hood College

Department of Education Graduate School Hood College

Frederick, MD
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
81%
19%
student ratio
332
total students
Tuition Cost $16,740
$16,740
average amount to complete degree
August 15
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

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Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • STEM Education Certificate
    • Educational Leadership Certificate [Educational Leadership ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Educational Leadership ]
    • Curriculum And Instruction Master of Science (MS) [elementary education]
      Master of Science (MS) [elementary science and mathematics education]
      Master of Science (MS) [secondary education]
      Master of Science (MS) [special education]
    • Reading Specialization Master of Science (MS) [Reading Education ]
    • Education, Multidisciplinary Studies Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 53
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 58
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Action research project, portfolio (for reading specialization)
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees STEM capstone activity

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 76
    • Accepted 76
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 63
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 15th August 5th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75, teaching certification, and writing sample during interview, letter of recommendation from principal (for educational leadership program only)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$16,740
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students332
    • Female Percentage81%
    • Male Percentage19%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students332
    • Part-time Percentage99%
    • Full-time Percentage1%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage15%
    • Part-time Percentage85%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLeadership, action research, brain research, learning styles
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Education

Graduate School
Hood College

401 Rosemont Avenue
Frederick, MD 21701-8575
United States

Dr. April Boulton

Dean of the Graduate School

Phone: 301-696-3612
Email: gofurther@hood.edu

Jan Marcus

Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 301-696-3600
Email: gofurther@hood.edu

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