Georgetown University | Summer Programs for High School Students | 2019
We are currently looking to hire Co-Academic Directors and Lab Assistants, all other positions have been filled.
Each summer, Georgetown University’s School of Continuing Studies (SCS) Summer and Special Programs unit hosts Summer Programs for High School Students (SPHS). The various non-credit academic programs provide opportunities for talented and motivated high school students to learn more about a subject area of their interest. All programs enable students to learn from Georgetown faculty and Washington decision-makers and experts, gain hands-on learning experience through classroom activities, and participate in unique educational off-site visits.
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Our 1-Week, 2-Week and 3-Week Academies take high school students on an accelerated, hands-on learning experience. Students will examine a single subject area through collaborative exercises and simulations, group discussions, presentations from industry leaders, and field trips to some of D.C.’s top institutions.
Our 5-Week College Prep Program gives students the opportunity to take classes alongside current undergraduate students, learn from renowned Georgetown faculty, and earn college credit. Throughout the program, students also attend College Prep Seminars, where they master test-taking strategies for the SAT and ACT, learn tips to prepare for the college search and admissions process.
Our Summer College Immersion Program is a 3-Week College Preparatory Program for rising high school seniors from the Cristo Rey Network and KIPP Foundation school systems. During the 3-Week program students: complete workshops on admissions and financial aid; take part in campus visits to other local universities; live in residence halls; interact with Georgetown students; explore Washington, D.C.; and take courses in college writing with Georgetown faculty and explore careers and majors. The program is designed for high-achieving high school students who have aspirations to apply to the most selective colleges and universities.
Each summer, Georgetown University’s School of Continuing Studies hosts Summer Discovery for high school students and Junior Discovery for middle school students. For 2-Week sessions Summer Discovery offers various 90-minute, non-credit enrichment courses which are held Monday-Thursday for motivated high school students to learn more about a subject area of their interest.
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