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New Jersey Summer Pre-College Program Descriptions
Program: The College of New Jersey Summer Pre-College Programs for High School Students: Ewing, New Jersey Description: The College of New Jersey offers three summer programs for high school students. The summer programs include: Bonner Summer Fellows –
As a Summer Bonner Fellow, high school students will learn and serve with college students from one of the best “domestic peace corps” programs in the country. Students will live on one of the most beautiful campuses in the region, meet like-minded students, as well as build your service portfolio for high school graduation requirements or college applications. Women in Learning and Leadership – The Women Learning and Leadership programs enables students to build leadership skills and develop techniques for creating positive social change in your local and global community. Model United Nations – Students in this program learn a variety of approaches to understand better the workings of world affairs and then apply that knowledge in a Model United Nations conference. The class, “Introduction to International Relations,” teaches students how to understand global conflict and cooperation through the use of theory, data and history. Visits to campus by key speakers and a trip to the United Nations headquarters in New York offer intensive learning opportunities. At the end of the session, students apply class concepts in a Model United Nations conference. Participants: High school students. Program website: The College of New Jersey Summer Programs
Program: iD Tech Camps – Held at Universities in New Jersey Description: Code, game, and create at the world’s #1 summer tech camp! Students ages 7-17 can learn to code, design video games, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, model 3D characters, build websites, print 3D models, and more! These weeklong, day and overnight summer programs are held at prestigious campuses nationwide, including Stanford, Caltech, Rice, Northwestern, Emory, Princeton, Columbia, Yale, and more.
iD Tech summer courses are inclusive of every skill level and learning style. We guarantee an 8:1 student-to-instructor ratio and every location so both beginners and advanced students will receive personalized, 1-on-1 instruction.
iD Tech instructors are recruited from top universities like UCLA, Stanford, and NYU, and they’re passionate about the subjects they teach—iD Tech has been voted a Top Workplace by Bay Area News Group for 6 years and running!
Come see why more than 235,000 students have chosen iD Tech. Your child will meet new friends, use big-name software from companies like Autodesk and Adobe, learn awesome STEM skills, and build a foundation of knowledge that will make a positive impact in school, college, and future careers.
iD Tech also offers early-education STEM programs, all-girls tech camps, teen-only academies, and an online learning platform. Visit us online at our website to find what’s near you.
Join us as we inspire the makers of tomorrow.
Participants: High school students, middle school students, and elementary students (7-17). Summer program website: iD Tech Camps
Program: iD Programming Academy – #1 Teen Coding Bootcamp: Held at Princeton University in New Jersey Description: Calling all teen coders! At this two-week, overnight academy, students ages 13-18 explore advanced topics in programming, app development, electrical engineering, and robotics.
After two weeks of immersive, hands-on instruction, students leave the academy with a polished portfolio that includes projects from the course. They meet new friends with similar interests, see what it’s like to be a STEM professional, and enjoy long-term benefits that extend beyond school, college, and future careers.
iD Tech Academies are taught in small groups of no more than 8 students per instructor—guaranteed—for the most personalized instruction. Our elite academy faculty are recruited from top universities like UCLA, Stanford, and NYU, and they’re passionate about the subjects they teach—iD Tech has been voted a Top Workplace by Bay Area News Group for 6 years and running!
At the academy, teens will gain access to in-depth industry insights and have the opportunity to explore some of the nation’s top universities; this coding bootcamp is held at Stanford, Yale, Princeton, Emory, Rice, University of Washington, and more. In addition, iD Tech also offers weeklong summer programs for ages 7-17, early-education STEM programs for ages 6-9, all-girls tech camps, and an online learning platform.
More than 235,000 students have attended an iD Tech summer program since 1999, and many have gone on to land internships at Facebook and Google, publish award-winning apps, start nonprofits and businesses, and more! Visit us online at our website to find what’s near you.
Participants: High school students and middle school students (13-18). Summer program website: iD Programming Academy
Program: Monmouth University – Summer at Monmouth for High School Students: West Long Branch, New Jersey Description: Monmouth university in New Jersey offers high school students the opportunity to experience college life before graduating from high school. The summer program is designed for high school seniors who are interested in participating in the Monmouth University College Acceleration Program (CAP). This program enables high school students to take college-level courses and experience college life. Participants: High school students. Program website: Monmouth Summer Program
Program: Montclair State University Summer Courses for High School Students: Montclair, New Jersey Description: Montclair State’s summer camp is designed for high achieving high school students. The camp offers high school students to take classes in areas such as science, mathematics, humanities, technology, and language arts. This early college program enables students gain quality instruction, work with motivated peers, and get a taste of college life. Participants: High achieving high school students. Program website: Montclair State Summer Program
Program: New Jersey Institute of Technology Summer Pre-College Programs for High School Students: Newark, New Jersey Description: The Center for Pre-College Programs at NJIT gives pre-college students the chance to explore careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and to experience the relationship between these subjects and their applications to everyday life. Students become "engineers", "mathematicians", "architects", "managers" or "scientists" and learn how to design solutions to problems that affect everyone. The Center for Pre College Programs also offers students the opportunity to learn about college life. Participants: High school students. Program website: NJIT Summer Programs
Program: Princeton University in New Jersey – Center for Talent Development Summer Global Issues Program for High School Students: Princeton, New Jersey Description: The Center Talent Development offers a summer global issues programs for gifted high school students. The program takes place at Princeton University in New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to connected with motivated peers, learn about global issues, and get a taste of college life at Princeton University. Participants: Rising 10th-12th grade high school students. Program website: Princeton Center for Talent Development Summer Program
Program: Saint Peter’s University Summer Scholars Program for High School Students: Jersey City, New Jersey Description: Each summer Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City offers outstanding high school students who have finished their freshman year the opportunity to participate in our Summer Scholars Program— an intensive in-class and field-trip-based experience where you learn from full-time Saint Peter’s University professors and experience the richness of college life. This program offers students an intensive one-week learning experience that emphasizes student involvement and hands-on training through our "Summer Science in the City" and "Global Leadership and the United Nations" courses. 2015 program date is 7/6-7/10 and the tuition cost is $300. Participants: High school students. Program website: Saint Peter’s University Summer Scholars Program
Program: The Stevens Institute of Technology Summer Pre-College High School Programs: Hoboken, New Jersey Description: The Stevens Institute of Technology offers summer pre-college programs for high school students. This residential summer experience provides students with a chance to learn about topics of interest, explore the New Jersey/New York area, meet peers from around the country, and get a feel for college life. Participants: High school students. Program website: Stevens Institute of Technology Summer Program
Program: SummerTech Computer Camp Available for High School Students, Middle School Students, and Elementary Students Description: SummerTech Computer Camp is an educational and fun experience for boys and girls ages 8-17. We offer weeklong courses in computer programming (C#, C++ and Java), Flash animation, web design, game design and Machinima. Each of our courses can be taken for multiple weeks without repeating any content. Our staff is both home grown from former campers who rise to the top as our most talented leaders and enhanced with top college students who excel in their specific areas. SummerTech is a forum where a child can feel comfortable with whom they are so that they have the opportunity to be fully self-expressed. Our curriculum is sophisticated and flexible to meet the needs of each and every camper individually.
SummerTech is also well known for our competitive and casual gaming atmosphere. Take part in nightly and weekly game tournaments as every night is a LAN party. All day campers are invited to stay until 9pm each night at no extra cost. We offer sports and outdoor activities every day. Lunch and dinner are included for every day camper. Overnight campers stay in our state of the art dormitories and also receive breakfast each morning. Come find out why SummerTech is not like any other computer camp community in the world.
Participants: High school students, middle school students, and elementary students – ages 8 – 16. Program website: SummerTech Computer Camps
Program: Winston Preparatory School Summer Enrichment Program (NY, CT, NJ) Description:The Summer Enrichment Program 2016 at Winston Preparatory School provides students with the unique opportunity to participate in an individually designed program aimed to enhance academic skills and foster independence. Our program, open to fourth through twelfth grades, gives parents the flexibility to create an academic program specifically matched to the needs of their child. Winston Preparatory School is an innovative day school for students with learning differences such as dyslexia, nonverbal learning disabilities, and executive functioning difficulties.