Preparing Leaders, Transforming Communities


Students in Hood College’s initial doctoral cohort began their studies this fall. Candidates in the program can pursue one of two degree options – Doctorate of Organizational Leadership (D.O.L.) for those in public and private education, the non-profit sector, training and development, government or military, or the Doctorate of Business Administration (D.B.A.) for those employed in business and industry who hold graduate degrees in business.

The cohort-based, 3-year program is the only doctoral program in Frederick and the surrounding region that provides a campus based experience that builds on face-to-face interaction between faculty and students. The program brings together leaders with 8 to 10 years of progressive experience in their field together to learn, explore and research effective leadership.

Why not consider enhancing your leadership development by applying for the Fall 2017 doctoral program?  You will join a highly selective group of professionals who will enhance their personal and professional leadership skills, and network with leaders from throughout the region who serve as Leaders in Residence and share their expertise with the cohort.

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