• Summer Programs in New Jersey


    Alice Paul Professional Institute (AAPLI) Summer Programs

    The Alice Paul Professional Leadership Institute (APPLI) is a leadership-focused day camp that helps teen girls identify and develop the skills that lead to academic and professional success. 

    • Alice  Paul:  Through  The  Lens  Of  Leadership
      • 6th-8th or 9-12th
    • Fundamentals  of  Civic  Engagement
      • options for all ages


    The College of New Jersey (TCNJ)

    Come to TCNJ for a week-long residential camp and learn about biomedical engineering. Work with biomedical engineers and students on projects ranging from medical imaging to drug delivery, from medical device design to neural engineering and more.

    • Area of Specialization: Biomedical Engineering
    • Affiliation: TCNJ


    Fairleigh Dickinson Summer Pre-College Program

    Choosing from a wide array of courses in technology, design, the arts, science, and more, students will experience a college atmosphere for a two- or four-week nonresidential program. Your child will also have the opportunity to earn up to 12 college credits.

    • Area of Specialization: General Academic, Law, & College Readiness Experience for Students with Language-Based Learning Disabilities
    • Affiliation: Fairleigh Dickinson University
    • Grades: 9, 10, and 11


    Kean University Pre-College Programs

    Looking for a fun, educational pre-college program in New Jersey for your teenager? Kean summer programs are the answer. Summer at Kean is a great way to keep kids engaged and learning through the summer months.

    • Areas of Specialization: Entrepreneurship and Social Justice, Arts and Creativity, Science, Sports, & Enrichment
    • Affiliation: Kean University
    • Grades: 9-12


    Model United Nations Summer Academy at Montclair State University

    The Model United Nations Summer Academy will provide students with a comprehensive blend of academic and co-curricular activities that assist in strengthening skills such as leadership, negotiation, public speaking, research, writing, and conflict resolution. Students interested in any and every field of academic study are encouraged to participate in this program.

    • Affiliation: Montclair State University
    • Grades: Rising Sophomores - Graduating Seniors
    • Program Dates: July 15- July 26, 2024
    • Apply Here


    Montclair State University Pre College Programs

    Experience a week of fun and engaging activities centered around a topic of your choice. The residential programs run for 7 days and 6 nights. 

    • Affiliation: Montclair State University
    • Areas: Social Media Success, Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Python and Robotics, Film and Television Production, & Explore Art & History in NYC


    NJIT Early College Preparatory Summer Programs

    The Center for Pre-College Programs offers a series of summer programs for high-achieving students from post-4th to post-11th grades. The programs are designed to encourage and prepare students to succeed in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). 

    • Area of Specialization: STEM
    • Affiliation: New Jersey Institute of Technology
    • Grades: 4 - 12


    Princeton Summer Journalism Program

    During this residential program, students attend workshops and lectures led by reporters, editors, and program alumni from prestigious publications and media outlets such as The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe New YorkerPolitico, CNN, and others. They will also tour some of these facilities while covering events and participating in journalism projects in the Princeton area. All costs, including transportation to and from Princeton, are covered.

    • Area of Specialization: Journalism
    • Affiliation: Princeton University
    • Grades: 11
    • Contact Form
    • Application opens winter 2023 for summer 2024 program


    Rider University Pre-College Summer Programs

    High school students can take a step toward achieving their academic and artistic goals by attending a Pre-College Summer Program from Rider University's Westminster College of the Arts.

    • Area of Specialization: The Arts
    • Affiliation: Rider University
    • For more information, contact admissions at admissions@rider.edu.


    Rowan University STEAM Academy

    Open to students entering grades 7 through 12, the STEAM Academy combines academic excellence and engaging extracurricular activities with supportive guidance and supervision. With three distinct program options, the STEAM Academy offers students the opportunity to experience college life while preparing them for their futures. 

    • Area of Specialization: STEAM
    • Affiliation: Rowan University
    • Grades: entering 7th through 12th
    • Progrm Dates July 7 - July 19, 2024
    • Application available December 2023

    Rutgers Pre-College Summer Programs

    Take your future to the next level this summer. Students ages 16 or older may take up to two introductory-level Rutgers University courses for credit. Students 16-18 can explore their interests during one- and two-week residential academies. 
    • Area of Specialization: General Academic
    • Affiliation: Rutgers University

    Stevens Institute Pre-College Programs

    When you enroll in a pre-college program at Stevens, you can explore your ideas and interests in a pressure-free, inspiring academic environment that welcomes big thinkers.

    • Area of Specialization: Technology
    • Affiliation: Stevens Institute of Technology
    • Grades: rising junior or senior
    • Apply Here


    Stockton University CSI Summer Camp

    Now in its 16th successful year, Stockton University’s CSI Summer Camp is a non-profit program where campers work as part of an elite team of investigators and professionals to solve a murder. Campers are involved with every phase of the legal process, from the crime scene investigation to the criminal murder trial.

    • Area of Specialization: Forensic Science
    • Affiliation: Stockton University
    • Grades: 9-12


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