SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS
The Pathway to Nursing Spring Event has been postponed to October 20, 2020. For more information clink on link below
2020 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
Sponsored by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County
This program is designed for youth in grades 9-12 who are interested in pursuing a career in Veterinary Medicine. This program includes a lecture series and a veterinarian shadowing experience. The Programs start in February and registration is required. For more information visit www.ccesuffolk.org. The Cooperative Extension is also offering offering other High School opportunities for students interested in learining about farm animals. For more information visit www.ccesuffolk.org
2020 Summer Programs
**PLEASE NOTE THAT MANY OF THESE PROGRAMS HAVE MADE CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THEiR SESSIONS DUE TO COVID-19**
Listed below are many Summer Programs being offered for High School students. Please note that there are deadlines for registration and fees involved for theses programs.
There are also a few websites geared towards high school students who are looking for summer programs. If students have a specific program they are interested in they can visit www.summerprogramfinder.com.
Another website for students is www.summerdiscovery.com. This website lists the most popular pre-college, summer enrichment and internship programs. These programs include Sports & Business, Engineering & Science and Leadership & Law.
Hofstra University is offering courses in the fields of Aviation, Business and Law, Culinary, Health Professions, Photography, STEM, Veterinary Skills and Writing this summer for high school students. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to get an early start on exploring career opportunities. For more information visit Hofstra Pre-College Programs
Students will examine the World Ocean and the chemical, geological, and physical processes that control its major features and the life that inhabits explore human interactions with the marine environment. This intensive course is specifically designed for motivated high school students wishing college credit. This course will run for 2 weeks and meet 4-5 weekdays at the Stony Brook Southampton campus. Students must have completed high school biology and be at least 16 years old. To register and find out more information visit https://www.somas.stonybrook.edu/education/undergrad_course_mar104/ - availability is limited and classes fill up quickly.
This seven day residential summer workshop at Stony Brook University is for current High School Sophomores and Juniors who are considering careers in journalism. It will provide expert instruction and hands-on experience in the fundamentals of reporting, writing, and editing and the use of video and still photography. Reporters, editors and photographers from some of the New York area's most respected newspapers broadcast and online news outlets will train student journalist using state-of-the art technology and technology. For more information visit http://greenegazette.com/
The DNA learning Center in Cold Spring Harbor is offering fun and challenging week-long camps at four locations. Guided by experienced instructors, science enthusiasts entering 6th-12th grade use sophisticated laboratory and computer equipment to perform experiments several grade levels ahead of their peers. Information and registration is available at www.dnalc.org - click on public, then Summer Camps.
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts is a summer school designed to provide opportunities for children to develop artistic skills, regardless of their level of talent. The Center's students work with a professional faculty, and they participate in public performances and exhibits that reflect the high standards to which the Center aspires. Usdan is situated on a 200-acre woodland campus in Huntington, Long Island Each summer, 1,600 students, ages 5-18, travel to Usdan daily on buses that depart from neighborhoods throughout the New York metropolitan area. There are over 40 classes to choose from. There are 7, 4, or 3-week sessions. For more information visit www.usdan.com/artscamp/.
Adelphi is partnering with Winthrop-University Hospital for students who are interested in exploring Careers in Medicine and Health Professions. This weeklong, non-credit summer science program is for students entering 9, 10, 11th and 12th grade. Renowned Adelphia faculty and Winthrop-University Hospital staff will help students learn more about the medical field. For more information visit www.precollege.adelphi.edu
This summer program is open to high school students who wish to gain hands-on experience in the fields of Business, Digital Photography, Introduction to Game Programming, Dance, Emergency Services Administration, Nursing and many more. For more information visit www.precollege.adelphi.edu.
The New York Times Summer Academy program gives intellectually curious high school students the opportunity to pursue their passions while living and learning in New York City or Washington D.C. This two-week course is is a unique experience for students to take their learning beyond the classroom and into the real world. For more information visit NYC Summer Academy
Marist Pre-College program allows students to get a taste of campus life and earn 3 college credits while in high school. This is truly a unique opportunity for high school juniors to take exciting classes in the fields of Business, Creative Writing, Fashion Design, Sports Communication, and many more. They have programs being offered in New York and Italy. For more information visit www.marist.edu/precollege
Pratt Institute is offering this program to students who are between the ages of 16 and 18 years old who would like to explore the possibility of studying art, design, architecture, or creative writing. The students will be able to confirm that this is the subject they would like to study in college and develop their skills while earning college credit. The program is open for both local commuters and students who require housing. They will be residing at the Brooklyn Pratt Institute Campus. For more information visit www.pratt.edu/precollege
Free your imagination and be part of an inspiring adventure in the fields of Ballet, Dance, Theatre, Visual Arts, Media Arts, Choral and Orchestra. Students will participate in exciting and challenging classes, work sessions, critiques and lectures. This program is open to students in grades 8-12. Admission to NYSSSA is through an audition or portfolio review process. For more information and application forms visit http://www.oce.nysed.gov/nysssa/
Boston University Summer Program allows students entering their junior or senior years to take on new academic challenges, explore a variety of interests and consider possible majors. There are courses being offered in the areas of science, computers, mathematics, language, Film, Theatre and many more. There is no better place than Boston- the ultimate "college town" to preview and prepare for the rigors and rewards of undergraduate life. For more information visit www.bu.edu/summer/highschool
Cornell University offers acclaimed three and six week pre-college programs for talented high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. There are many program options, including; architecture, art design and fashion, business, engineering, hotel management, law and government, medicine, veterinary medicine and animal science and many more to choose from. They are also offering a program for high school girls who excel in math in science. Students can live, study, and play on one of the nation's most beautiful campuses while earning three to six college credits. For more information visit www.summercollege.cornell.edu
If you are a rising junior or senior and have wondered what college is like in New York City, NYU Precollege is the chance to find out. This programs offers high school students the chance to live and learn in New York City, while focusing on academics in the classroom, developing critical college-level writing skills and preparing for the college admissions process. Students will also have the chance to explore New York City's endless cultural opportunities. Visit http://www.nyu.edu/admissions/high-school-programs/precollege.html for more information.
This is a commuter student program that allows high school seniors with a grade point average of 3.0 or better to enroll in fulll-credit college classes. Students will gain real college experience in the classroom and beyond so that they can choose the right school for you next year. Discover more at Fordham.edu/precollege
Columbia University Program for High School Students
This online Immersion program provides an enriching and demanding academic experience and emphasizes collaborative engagement through interactive learning and cocurriculars. Students can choose from over 90 courses. Visit precollege.sps.columbia.edu for more information.
Lehigh University Summer Courses on Population Health
This summer Lehigh is offering 3 courses in Population Health, specifically dealing with the Covid-19 Crisis. The courses can be taken individually or as a series. Visit https://health.lehigh.edu/academics#summer2020 for more informaiton.
Rennsselaer Polytechnic Institute Arrchictecture Architecture Career Discovery Program
This two-week class is taught onine is designed to expose students to the experience of enrolling in a high-quality undergraduate architecture program. High School students entering 1oth, 11th or 12th grade in the fall who are interested in future careers in architecture are encouraged to apply. For more information visit www.arch.rpi.edu/apply/summer-program