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INSTANT ACCEPTANCE DAY

GEORGIAN COURT UNIVERSITY

Congratulations to the 21 Seniors who participated in the Instant Acceptance Day for Georgian Court University. All 21 students were accepted into the University and each were offered scholarships ranging from $14,000-$19,000 per year. We congratulate them on their first College Acceptance!

PROGRAMS

ADELPHI UNIVERSITY'S SUMMER PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAM

This program allows you to earn Adelphi course credits through a rich academic experience. Program includes Nursing, Business, Game Programming, Psychology and Musical Theatre. For more information contact Kate Matzkin at (516) 877-3410 or kmatzkin@adelphi.edu or visit precollege.adelphi.edu/.Carnegie Mellon

CORNELL UNIVERSITY SUMMER COLLEGE PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Experience the excitement of college life at a great Ivy League University at an award-winning 2, 3, or 6 week summer program. Prep for college applications, earn 3 to 6 credits in courses with Cornell faculty and make friends from more than 40 countries all over the world. Programs include Architecture, Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, and more. Learn more at: www.summercollege.cornell.edu.

DUKE UNIVERSITY SUMMER PROGRAMS

Good news from Duke Summer Session! We are happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for our life-changing summer programs at Duke University. Whichever program you choose, over the course of the summer, you will find that Duke Summer Session is committed not only to building lifelong memories and friendships from around the world, but to laying the foundation for a future of collegiate success. It is for this reason that students regularly report that our programs strengthened their college application and paved the way for academic excellence at top universities. Follow the links below to apply to one of our transformative summer programs:

Summer College Application A four-week, credit-bearing program for US students currently in 10th or 11th grade and international students currently in 10th-12th grade in which they take undergraduate-level courses.
Summer Academy Application A three-week program for students currently in 9th-12th grade in which they take a certificate course.
Intensive STEM Academy Application A one-week, STEM-based program for students currently in 9th-12th grade that consists of a variety of laboratory tours, faculty lectures, and workshops.

We strongly encourage you to apply online today, as spaces fill quickly.

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAM

GW Pre-College offers both College Intensive (credit) and Summer Immersion (non-credit) programs. Students enrolled in the College Intensive program will reside at the historic Foggy Bottom campus while the Summer Immersion students will reside at the Mount Vernon campus. GW Pre-College offers students a transformative introduction to university life. For more information visit their website at precollege.gwu.edu.

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE SUMMER PROGRAMS

  • Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, American government, history, creative writing, or information technology. Please find information to share with your students about our academic camps below:
  • Camp Psych Campers will get hands-on experiences that introduce them to research in psychology during this fun, challenging, and engaging introduction to the field.
  • Campaigns and Elections Academy This program is designed for highly-motivated students who have a strong interest in American campaigns and elections. Participants learn about the origins and evolution of democracy in America and gain hands-on experiences related to modern political campaigns.
  • Writing Camp Students gain an in-depth introduction to all four genres of creative writing: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and writing for stage and screen.
  • 3D Object Modeling and Printing Camp Students will study 3D object modeling and printing starting with the basics of a 3D printer. After learning the fundamentals, they will practice designing objects.
  • Coding for Robotics & Electronics Camp Students will gain hands-on experiences in coding, wiring, hardware, and building robots through the open source software known as Arduino. Throughout this camp, campers will learn basic electrical engineering, the physics behind electricity, and how to think like a scientist.
  • Civil War Institute Summer Conference The High School Student Scholarship component of Gettysburg College's annual Civil War Institute summer conference provides high school students an opportunity to explore the history of the Civil War era on the site of the war's most decisive battle.

MARIST SUMMER PRE-COLLEGE

Get a taste of campus life and earn 3-6 college credits while in high school. You'll learn from experienced professionals and talented faculty, while studying on the banks of the Hudson River or in Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. Italy Programs: Fashion, Interior Design, Italian and Studio Art. New York Programs: Business, Creative Writing, Criminal Justice, Digital Movie Making, Environmental Science, Fashion, Game Design, History, Pre-Law, Psychology, Sports Communication and Theatre Performance. Visit www.marist.edu/precollege for more information.

OXBRIDGE ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

For over 30 years Oxbridge has been offering outstanding summer programs for middle and high school students in Europe and America. Whether in Oxford, Cambridge, New York, Paris, Montpellier, Barcelona, Salamanca, St Andrews, Boston, or Los Angeles, students work with world-class teachers to broaden their horizons and enjoy life-changing experiences. Visit their website for further information at www.oxbridgeprograms.com or email them at info@oxbridgeprograms.com

PRATT INSTITUTE PRECOLLEGE PROGRAM

PreCollege programs provide high school students with rigorous college level art, design and creative thinking courses, modeled after Pratt Institute’s undergraduate offerings. Classes are taught by Pratt faculty who are committed to sharing their expertise in the fields of art and design. Students enrolled in credit bearing PreCollege classes receive elective credits accepted at Pratt and most colleges and universities. For more information visit this website.

SEA WORLD, ORLANDO

You can explore your interest in working with animals by taking part in a career camp at Sea World Orlando and get hands on experience in a variety of animal related careers. Visit this website to learn more.

SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY

Leadership Institute for Entrepreneurship (LIFE). Students will study in their Sigmund Weis School of Business. Visit www.susqu.edu/LIFE for more information or to apply.

THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY: BONNER SUMMER FELLOWS

The College of New Jersey will once again offer its Pre-College Program for rising high school juniors and seniors. The Bonner Summer Fellows program presents students with both credit and non-credit options. These options include the opportunity to take a college level course while residing on campus over a one-week (non-credit option) or two week (credit bearing option) period. More information regarding the Bonner Summer Fellows program, including past and future course offerings, can be found on their website: http://precollege.tcnj.edu.


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