Program Options for Summer Pre-College
Programs for College Credit
Acting and Musical Theater
Through daily workshops in monologues, scene study, singing, improvisation, dance movement, and stage combat, you will be introduced and strengthen your overall performance skills.
Art and Technology
In this course, you will use the campus as a classroom, exploring the intersections of fine art and technology.
Business and Entrepreneurship
In this course, you will develop the skills, values, and attitudes needed for success in business and innovation development whether starting a new venture from scratch or evaluating an existing business.
Computer Programming and VR
During this course, you will learn computer programming and web development while creating interactive web-based applications.
Digital Video and Drone Technology
In this course, you will be introduced to the basic methods, theories and processes of “movie image-making” using a variety of moving image media, including drone technology.
Human Rights and Social Movements
In this course, you will have the opportunity to explore topics related to human rights, conflict and global politics through discussions, documentaries and guest speakers.
Introduction to Nursing
A glimpse into Nursing education, you will learn about the profession of Nursing and the various roles of a Registered Nurse.
Psychology and Pop Culture
In this course, you will analyze issues of social psychology, cross-cultural communication, creativity, identity development, and mental health in numerous domains of popular culture.
Teaching and Teacher Education
Learn about the historical, cultural and philosophical foundations of the American education system as you consider your own beliefs and values about teaching, learning and schooling.
Social Justice Work Through a Trauma Framework
In this course, you will learn about the serious trauma that inner city and immigrant youth face in school, home and their communities, and how support from social services assists these youth through crisis and improves their socio-emotional well-being.
Non-Credit Programs in Garden City
Gender and Sexuality Studies
In this program, you will examine the long and rich history of social justice in the LGBTQ+ community.
Science, Medicine, and Health
During this intensive in the sciences and medicine, you will engage in high-impact learning, participate in hands-on classes and lab experiences, and discover what it takes to pursue a career in the sciences, medicine, and health.
Non-Credit Programs in Manhattan
Professional Sport as a Business and Career
In this course, you will learn how professional sport organizations advanced from a collection of low revenue producing businesses into global-market dominating brands at the center of a $600 billion industry.
NYC Arts Exploration
During this intensive in the creative and performing arts, you will engage in high-impact learning in the classroom with arts faculty members and participate in hands-on experiences in New York City with industry experts.