Hood College

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Hood College
Type Public coeducational
Established 1893 (1893)
Affiliation United Church of Christ
President Andrea E. Chapdelaine
Location Frederick, Maryland, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and gray
Nickname Blazers
Website hood.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18549

Hood College is a co-educational liberal arts college located in Frederick, Maryland. The school lies 50 miles west of Baltimore and northwest of Washington, DC. An all-female institution until 1971, the college initially admitted men only as commuters. This continued until 2003, when male students were extended the option of residential status. The university enrolled 2,288 students, ranking 38 among Northern regional universities and 13 in "Best Value Schools" in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[1]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Bioinformatics
33 credit hours, completed in roughly two years; evening classes an option
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.hood.edu/graduateacademicsprograms/bioinformatics-ms

Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics
15 credit hours; evening classes an option
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.hood.edu/graduateacademicsprograms/bioinformatics-c

Additional external links


  1. "Hood College". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/hood-college-2076. Retrieved 05 November 2016.