Summer Programs

STEM Academy Summer Program at Duke University (1 week for all grades including seniors)

Applications open in early December. Cost ranges from $1,373-$2,365 for residential.  Duke also offers other 3 - 4 week summer programs for enrichment or credit in over 30 topics.  Costs range from $6,700-$9,500. Limited financial aid is available. See Mrs. Winters for more information.

Accelerated STEM Academy


Design Summer Program at NC State (1 week residential and non-residential available)

Registration opens mid-January and space is limited.  For more information, go to: NC State Design Lab

Summer Programs in Television Broadcasting, Horticulture Science, Leadership and More

Looking for opportunities to explore college and career choices? Check on the strong summer programs offered at NC State.  Don’t wait -space is limited - NC State Summer Programs

NC State Summer Program for Reading Comprehension rising 10th-12th graders

This program is designed for students to make substantial gains in comprehension and learn to read twice as fast...They should learn the best way to take notes, study for tests,and read challenging material. They should complete homework more quickly and easily, get better grades and enjoy reading more.​ NC State Summer Reading Program


NC State Summer Study Skills Camp for rising 10th graders

The focus of this camp is on organizational skills (time and materials management), learning/memory strategies and test taking skills. NC State Study Skills Camp

Summer Programs for college credit at UNC Chapel Hill 

Interested in exploring a potential college major and receiving college credit? High school students who are admitted and enrolled in a course will receive course credit and create a UNC-Chapel Hill transcript.  For more information visit: UNC Summer School

SCAD Pre-College Summer Programs in Art, Design, Fashion, Film, Writing and More

1 week programs in Savannah and Atlanta

Learn more at SCAD Pre-College


Hollinsummer Programs Theatre, Science, Writing or Entrepreneurship 

This is a 1 week residential program for high school girls.  Learn more at 

Hollins University Summer Program


Summer Precollege Program in Art, Design, Architecture, Fashion or Writing at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY

(4 week program)  Priority deadline to apply is March 1st.  Learn more at Pratt Precollege Program.  


Boston University Summer Term

BU offers a wide range of programs and experiences lasting from 1 - 6 weeks depending on grade level and interest.  Learn more at BU Pre-College Programs


George Washington University Pre-College Programs in Global Leadership, Political Communication, International Relations, Public Policy, Medicine and Engineering

(1 - 6 weeks)  Learn more at GW Pre-College

Summer Arts Program away (2 week residential at Winthrop University in SC)

Total cost is $2,400. *Apply by March 1 to reduce the cost of attendance by $400!  For more information, go to: Winthrop Pre-University Summer Arts Program

Accounting Careers Awareness Program, National Association of Black Accountants

UNCC campus from June 13-18, 2021 Students will be exposed to corporate industries in Charlotte and learn more about accounting, college, business etiquette, professional development and financial literacy from faculty at UNCC as well as professionals from different organizations. It is a free program that is funded by our corporate partners and one of the 20 students who are invited to attend receive a $500 scholarship.