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Experience College this Summer

Precollege is college.

NYU Precollege offers rising high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to experience academic and student life at New York University. This academically rigorous program places high school students in six-week, intensive, college-level courses with current college students and allows them to gain academic credit, which may be applied to a future degree.

Courses are available in more than 30 academic areas. With NYU Precollege, you can explore the archeological history of New York City, visit major New York sports facilities and learn the business of sports management, begin to master a foreign language, practice the art of journalism, or delve into business while going behind-the-scenes at Manhattan hotels and restaurants.

If you are looking for a more structured experience, many of our schools and colleges at NYU offer additional programs for high school students.

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Noncredit College Writing Workshop

NYU Precollege students who are enrolled in at least one credit-bearing course have the opportunity to participate in a free, five-week noncredit workshop taught by NYU's distinguished writing experts (required for residential students). The College Writing Workshop (EXPOS-UA 30) is found in the course catalog under the College of Arts and Science's Expository Writing program.

In addition to the general sections of the course, there are several designated sections tailored for students who are interested in science. Course readings in these sections will focus on current issues in the worlds of science and medicine. The science sections of the course are indicated in the notes section of the course description.

Summer Journalism @ NYU

For everyone from raw journalism beginners to sophisticated young reporters, NYU Journalism's Summer Academy will bring you into the world of new-age multimedia journalism. The East Village, one of New York's most historic and culturally rich neighborhoods, is home to NYU's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, whose world-class faculty will be your guide. You will learn new techniques and sharpen your skills with opportunities to have your best work professionally published.

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Summer @ Stern

Rising high school juniors and seniors who are interested in learning the essentials of business and knowing more about the Stern School of Business at NYU are invited to apply to Summer @ Stern. Take courses in Business and Investments, and Behavioral Economics and the Science of Decision Making from Stern's leading faculty. Topics include accounting, finance, marketing, economics and psychology. To apply, you must first be accepted to NYU Precollege, then complete the Summer @ Stern supplemental application.

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Summer Engineering @ NYU

Develop your technical skills with a fun and challenging course over the summer while earning college credit. The NYU Tandon School of Engineering offers multiple summer courses for high school students, including Introduction to Engineering and Design, Pre-calculus, and Web Design. Visit the School of Engineering website for course information.

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Each info session will last about an hour and address topics such as how to apply, program expectations, course options, activities, housing, tuition and more. 

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