Program in Biomedical Science Graduate School Hood College

Program in Biomedical Science Graduate School Hood College

Frederick, MD
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
86
total students
Tuition Cost $16,500
$16,500
average amount to complete degree
August 15
fall application deadline
91%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

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Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biomedical Science Master of Science (MS) [biotechnology/molecular biology]
      Master of Science (MS) [microbiology/immunology/virology]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * 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 Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

91% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 24
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 91
    • Enrolled 14
  • 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 Degreesbachelor's degree in biology; minimum GPA of 3.0; undergraduate course work in cell biology, chemistry, and organic chemistry, and genetics
    • 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$16,500
    • *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 Students86
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Part-time Percentage85%
    • Full-time Percentage15%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty6
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular signaling in cell tumor initiation, biomedical ethics, genetic and biochemical approaches to study regulation of gene expression
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Biomedical Science

Graduate School
Hood College

401 Rosemont Avenue
Frederick, MD 21701-8575
United States

Dr. April Boulton

Dean of the Graduate School

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

Larbi Bricha

Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

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


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