Frederick, MD Area Scholarships

Frederick is a city in, and the county seat of, Frederick County in the U.S. state of Maryland. It is part of the Baltimore–Washington Metropolitan Area. Frederick has long been an important crossroads, located at the intersection of a major north–south Indian trail and east–west routes to the Chesapeake Bay, both at Baltimore and what became Washington, D.C. and across the Appalachian mountains to the Ohio River watershed. It is a part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is part of a greater Washington-Baltimore-Arlington, DC-MD-VA-WV-PA Combined Statistical Area. The city's population was 65,239 people at the 2010 United States Census, making it the second-largest incorporated city in Maryland, behind Baltimore. Frederick is home to Frederick Municipal Airport (IATA: FDK), which accommodates general aviation, and to the county's largest employer U.S. Army's Fort Detrick bioscience/communications research installation.

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Schools in and around Frederick, MD

Hood College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $37,400 average out-state tuition; $37,400 average in-state tuition
Frederick Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $8,520 average out-state tuition; $6,288 average in-state tuition
The Temple-A Paul Mitchell Partner School
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Frederick School of Cosmetology
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Finger Lakes School of Massage
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit