Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Maryland

Get InfoApply NowSpecial programs in Engineering, Writing, Mathematics, and the Arts and Sciences2, 4, or 5 Week ProgramsTuition TBDFor students completing grades 9, 10, 11, 12 (ages 15-18)
Option 1: College Credit CoursesEngineering Institute, Summer Term, Summer Academy, Summer Intensive
Option 2: Non-Credit CoursesSummer Institutes
  • College Credit Courses
    • STEM 4
      • Engineering Innovation

        Engineering Innovation is an exciting, college-level, summer program for motivated high school students with an aptitude in math and science and an interest in (or curiosity about) engineering. This program has been available to high school students since 2006. In the program, students learn to think and problem-solve like engineers and have the opportunity to earn Johns Hopkins University (JHU) credit. Students complete lab activities in civil, chemical, electrical/computer, mechanical engineering and materials science.  They also prepare a presentation in response to a Request for Proposal, learn about engineering economics, write a research paper, take weekly quizzes, and complete a comprehensive final exam.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students who are interested in engineering and academically motivated.HighlightsHands on classes where you'll test the strength of spaghetti, build the strongest bridge, design a mousetrap and more! Explore the city of Baltimore.DatesJuly 4 - July 31: 4 WeeksApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Term

        The Johns Hopkins Summer Term offers qualified high school students the opportunity to take freshman and sophomore level college credit classes, while studying alongside undergraduate students at one of America’s top ranked universities. Choose two courses and earn a total of 6 or 7
        JHU college credits. For a complete list of courses, visit the Johns Hopkins website.

        Who Should Take This Course?Highly motivated students who want to take challenging, college-level courses.HighlightsEarn 6 or 7 JHU college credits.DatesJun 27 - Jul 31: 5 Weeks Session #2Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Academy

        These two-week credit classes feature interdisciplinary approaches to medicine, sciences, technology, and the humanities. Learn more. 

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in a pre-college experience and who are at least 15 years old by June 22, 2020.HighlightsExplore the city of Baltimore while taking hands-on classes. DatesApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Intensive

        Summer Intensive programs (formerly Discover Hopkins) expose you to topics from different perspectives. For instance, observe top researchers and listen to experts at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, as you survey the latest in environmental health. Earn one college credit per session. Summer Intensive is open to both residential and commuter students. Students register for one course (1 credit) per session and may enroll in up to 3 sessions (6 weeks) for up to 3 credits. Students choose the session or sessions that best fits their schedule.

        A typical day includes instructor-led morning lectures, supplemented by afternoon field trips and guest speakers—faculty, alumni, and other leading researchers or practitioners—will enhance your learning of the topic.

        Learn more.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in focusing on a specific topic or course of interest while learning from expert faculty.HighlightsSummer Intensive includes weekend excursions to nearby attractions such as Baltimore Inner Harbor, Hershey Park, and Washington DC. Explore your academic passions while meeting new friends!Dates  |  Jun 20 - Jul 3: 2 Weeks Session #1  |  Jul 18 - Jul 31: 2 Weeks Session #3Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Business & Entrepreneurship 1
      • Summer Term

        The Johns Hopkins Summer Term offers qualified high school students the opportunity to take freshman and sophomore level college credit classes, while studying alongside undergraduate students at one of America’s top ranked universities. Choose two courses and earn a total of 6 or 7
        JHU college credits. For a complete list of courses, visit the Johns Hopkins website.

        Who Should Take This Course?Highly motivated students who want to take challenging, college-level courses.HighlightsEarn 6 or 7 JHU college credits.Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Medicine 3
      • Summer Term

        The Johns Hopkins Summer Term offers qualified high school students the opportunity to take freshman and sophomore level college credit classes, while studying alongside undergraduate students at one of America’s top ranked universities. Choose two courses and earn a total of 6 or 7
        JHU college credits. For a complete list of courses, visit the Johns Hopkins website.

        Who Should Take This Course?Highly motivated students who want to take challenging, college-level courses.DatesJun 27 - Jul 31: 5 Weeks Session #2Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Academy

        These two-week credit classes feature interdisciplinary approaches to medicine, sciences, technology, and the humanities. Learn more here. 

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in a pre-college experience and who are at least 15 years old by June 22, 2020.HighlightsExplore the city of Baltimore while taking hands-on classes. Dates  |  Jul 18 - Jul 31: 2 Weeks Session #3Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Intensive

        Summer Intensive programs (formerly Discover Hopkins) expose you to topics from different perspectives. For instance, observe top researchers and listen to experts at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, as you survey the latest in environmental health. Earn one college credit per session. Summer Intensive is open to both residential and commuter students. Students register for one course (1 credit) per session and may enroll in up to 3 sessions (6 weeks) for up to 3 credits. Students choose the session or sessions that best fits their schedule.

        A typical day includes instructor-led morning lectures, supplemented by afternoon field trips and guest speakers—faculty, alumni, and other leading researchers or practitioners—will enhance your learning of the topic.

        Learn more.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in focusing on a specific topic or course of interest while learning from expert faculty.HighlightsSummer Intensive includes weekend excursions to nearby attractions such as Baltimore Inner Harbor, Hershey Park, and Washington DC. Explore your academic passions while meeting new friends!DatesJun 20 - Jul 3: 2 Weeks Session #1  |  Jul 18 - Jul 31: 2 Weeks Session #3Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Social Sciences 3
      • Summer Term

        The Johns Hopkins Summer Term offers qualified high school students the opportunity to take freshman and sophomore level college credit classes, while studying alongside undergraduate students at one of America’s top ranked universities. Choose two courses and earn a total of 6 or 7
        JHU college credits. For a complete list of courses, visit the Johns Hopkins website.

        Who Should Take This Course?Highly motivated students who want to take challenging, college-level courses.HighlightsEarn 6 or 7 JHU college credits.DatesJun 27 - Jul 31: 5 Weeks Session #2Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Academy

        These two-week credit classes feature interdisciplinary approaches to medicine, sciences, technology, and the humanities. Learn more. 

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in a pre-college experience and who are at least 15 years old by June 22, 2020.HighlightsExplore the city of Baltimore while taking hands-on classes. DatesApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Summer Intensive

        Summer Intensive programs (formerly Discover Hopkins) expose you to topics from different perspectives. For instance, observe top researchers and listen to experts at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, as you survey the latest in environmental health. Earn one college credit per session. Summer Intensive is open to both residential and commuter students. Students register for one course (1 credit) per session and may enroll in up to 3 sessions (6 weeks) for up to 3 credits. Students choose the session or sessions that best fits their schedule.

        A typical day includes instructor-led morning lectures, supplemented by afternoon field trips and guest speakers—faculty, alumni, and other leading researchers or practitioners—will enhance your learning of the topic.

        Learn more.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in focusing on a specific topic or course of interest while learning from expert faculty.HighlightsSummer Intensive includes weekend excursions to nearby attractions such as Baltimore Inner Harbor, Hershey Park, and Washington DC. Explore your academic passions while meeting new friends!Dates  |  Jun 20 - Jul 3: 2 Weeks Session #1  |  Jul 18 - Jul 31: 2 Weeks Session #3Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Arts & Design 1
      • Summer Term

        The Johns Hopkins Summer Term offers qualified high school students the opportunity to take freshman and sophomore level college credit classes, while studying alongside undergraduate students at one of America’s top ranked universities. Choose two courses and earn a total of 6 or 7 JHU college credits. For a complete list of courses, visit the Johns Hopkins website.

        Who Should Take This Course?Highly motivated students who want to take challenging, college-level courses.HighlightsEarn 6 or 7 JHU college credits.DatesJun 27 - Jul 31: 5 Weeks Session #2Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Life Skills 1
      • Summer Academy

        These two-week credit classes feature interdisciplinary approaches to medicine, sciences, technology, and the humanities. Learn more. 

        Who Should Take This Course?Student interested in a pre-college experience and who are at least 15 years old by June 22, 2020.HighlightsExplore the city of Baltimore while taking hands-on classes. DatesApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
  • Non-Credit Courses
    • Medicine 1
      • Summer Institute

        We can't make summer longer, but we can make it worth your while. The one-week institute courses take advantage of practical, hands-on learning. From college prep classes to investigations into medical and applied science topics, immerse yourself in experiential learning to have a positive impact on your college application and in your life.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interests in experiencing college-life at John Hopkins.DatesJun 20 - Jul 3: 2 Weeks Session #1  |  Jul 18 - Jul 31: 2 Weeks Session #3Apply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Life Skills 1
      • Summer Institutes

        We can't make summer longer, but we can make it worth your while. The one-week institute courses take advantage of practical, hands-on learning. From college prep classes to investigations into medical and applied science topics, immerse yourself in experiential learning to have a positive impact on your college application and in your life. Learn more. 

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interests in experiencing college-life at John Hopkins.DatesApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
top