University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan

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5 WeeksSpend 5 weeks on campus in one 3-week and one 2-week session.
3 WeeksSpend 3 weeks on campus.
2 WeeksSpend 2 weeks on campus.
Info about 5 week options

CUSTOMIZE YOUR SUMMER

Michigan 5-week students choose one 3-week and one 2-week session. 

Michigan/UCLA Combo program: Spend 3 weeks at UCLA followed by 2 weeks at Michigan. 

Choose 2 CoursesPick 1 morning and 1 afternoon enrichment course
AcademiesIntensive, all-day academies focused on one academic area.
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    • Arts & Design 3
      • Architectural Design

        A unique opportunity to design buildings, and explore spaces and places. Working in both the studio and the workshop you will prepare design proposals by exploring space and form. You will learn how to make drawings, build models and mockups to develop your ideas and plans as well as to make presentations of them to others. Explore architecture, the process of becoming an architect, and the relationship between the two. Field trips, panel discussions, and hands-on demonstrations include tours of architectural offices, and a building walk-through via computer. No experience necessary.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who aspire to become an architect and want to understand the process of becoming one.HighlightsStudents will get hands-on experience in drawing and constructing their models and mockups to present their building design ideas.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Michigan, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Digital Photography for Social Media

        In this course you will learn how to use either a camera phone or DSLR camera to take amazing images. We will focus on how to work with light, color, and a variety of subjects around Ann Arbor to create striking, professional quality photographs. Students will focus on creating their own website and editing images for the web and for various social media platforms. The class will help students improve their camerawork in the field, but also introduces Adobe Photoshop and some advanced editing techniques. All students need to provide is a device with a camera, though a small thumb drive or cloud storage is also useful.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for aspiring photographers or social media influencers and want to learn the techniques behind great images for social media platforms.HighlightsStudents learn techniques to operate professional DSLR cameras & camera phones, Adobe Photoshot and advanced editing techniques.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Michigan, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Introduction to Graphic Design

        Students explore the use of text and image, the building blocks of graphic design through several two-dimensional projects. Discover the elements of color, texture, design, and layout. To bring together technology, image and text, a computer design component is included. Through interactive learning, students learn about the exciting field of graphic design, including various professional applications, the printing process and discussions with graphic designers. No experience necessary.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for budding graphic designers who want to learn more about bringing technology and art together.HighlightsStudents will be able to hone their creativity and think 'outside the box' to solve challenging briefs.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Michigan, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Business & Entrepreneurship 3
      • AdCult: Advertising and American Culture

        Learn the keys to effective advertising as you prepare an advertising campaign for a business or non-profit organization in the Ann Arbor community.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to pursue a career in either marketing or advertising.HighlightsStudents get hands-on experience by working on an advertising campaign for a business or non-profit organization in the Ann Arbor community.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, London, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Game Changers: Business Disruptors

        This course will explore the ways in which innovative companies have revolutionized the way we do business. Explore how the business models of modern disruptors such as Amazon, WeWork, Netflix, Uber, Airbnb, and Tesla have literally changed the world and altered the way we think, behave, and act about a certain idea, item, product, or service.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is for all budding entrepreneurs who want to create their own business.HighlightsStudents will be provided with a framework to understand the nature of disruption that is happening to industry and apply these same techniques as part of a final project where they will work in groups to create their own (perhaps disruptive) business.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, London, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship

        Students learn the principles of investing and saving, including stocks and bonds. Discuss credit and investment, the difference between the NYSE and the NASDAQ, and how to deal with interest rates in an easy to understand way. Students make their own individual mock stock portfolios, and will monitor them throughout the class. Then, take your new found investing knowledge and research how to start a business of your own.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for budding entrpreneurs who want to learn the strategies and skills needed to start their own business, with emphasis on personal finance.HighlightsThis program is designed to help students take charge of their own financial life and applying these investing skills in starting their own business.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, London, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Law & Government 2
      • American Government and Current Events

        Through a study of our governmental institutions in action, students gain an understanding of our national identity, constitutional heritage, civic values, individual rights and responsibilities. We'll also discuss what’s happening now, including today’s headlines, civil liberties and their effect on you.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who are interested in American social studies.HighlightsClass sessions incorporate primary sources, guest speakers, role-playing, debates, and panel discussions to encourage student participation and promote active citizenship in a democracy.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, Georgetown U, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Truth, Justice and the American Way

        Explore the criminal justice system in the U.S. from the perspective of the courts, law enforcement officials, victims, and criminals.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who are interested in law, government and criminal justice.HighlightsClass discusses contemporary moral and legal problems directly affecting today’s high school and college students, including family issues, abortion, AIDS, and a teenagers place within the American legal system and society at large.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, Georgetown U, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Life Skills 5
      • EAT Ann Arbor

        Explore the diversity and local flavors of Ann Arbor on a unique food tour. Throughout the duration of the course, many food establishments are visited. Visits include local restaurants, the Kerrytown Market, the Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Zingerman’s®, and food trucks. Food lovers will discover the city through its unique culinary culture. Some of the cuisines tasted include Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, Indian, Cuban, BBQ, Tapas, and more! Get a glimpse into the city’s history, culture, and ethnic groups while sampling traditional and exotic ingredients. Discover how 'Food' posted on social media has become an industry. Share your foodie passion through outlets of social media, blogs, and photography.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is for food lovers or budding foodpreneurs who want to create their own business opportunities in the food industry.HighlightsVisits include local restaurants, the Kerrytown Market, the Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Zingerman’s®, and food trucks. Food lovers will discover the city through its unique culinary culture.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Essay Writing Workshop

        Write your way to self-discovery as you practice writing the personal essay. This workshop will prepare you for the writing of college application essays, but more importantly, it will arm you with the tools, techniques and attitudes essential to successful writing in high school and college.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to improve their English writing abilities.HighlightsThis worshop will prepare you for writing your college essay.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Georgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

        Do you avoid speaking in public? Want to prepare yourself for college interviews? Would you like to increase your chances at winning an argument with your parents? Learn the fundamentals of public speaking including verbal and non-verbal techniques, delivery styles, audience analysis, speech topic selection and proven methods for overcoming speech and interview anxieties.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to hone their public speaking skills and learn how to present their arguments in a coherent, considered and structured way.HighlightsStudents will practice public speaking while learning techniques to improve.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, PennApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • SAT Course by the Princeton Review with FREE ACT Prep

        For over 35 years, The Princeton Review design the courses to be efficient, targeted and strategic so you can improve your performance on the SAT. In-class prep with an expert instructor plus 140+ additional lessons. Online lessons to help reinforce your in-class prep. Up to 2 proctored practice tests with detailed online explanations. Interactive score reports show your areas for improvement so you’ll be able to efficiently work towards your goals. The Princeton Review’s exclusive technology caters to your needs by analyzing your performance on drills and practice tests and prescribing the next steps to score improvement. Important Notes: - $595 Supplemental fee includes all online tools, books and classroom materials. - This course is nonrefundable after May 1st. - A minimum of 10 total students must be enrolled, otherwise this course will be canceled. - Students must bring their own TI Calculator. Practice tests will be given to the students during the week in the evenings. All students must attend

        $595 Supplemental Lab/Materials Fee

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to utilize the summer to prepare for their SAT exams.HighlightsFREE access to our online SAT tools FREE Online Self-Paced ACT Course Access to our best-fit college search program and the extensive admissions/financial resources of PrincetonReview.com AND, as part of our Collegewise Advantage, all students enrolled in The Princeton Review course will receive a bonus 30 minutes of consultation time with a Collegewise private admissions counselor, for a total of 60 minutes.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Georgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • SAT Ultimate Small Group Tutoring ( 4 Students Maximum) by the Princeton Review

        This is a hybrid of private tutoring and a classroom course, a tailored offering with a maximum of 4 students per class. Up to 25 hours of live expert instruction plus 140+ additional lessons. Up to 3 proctored practice tests with detailed online explanations. Interactive score reports show your areas for improvement so you’ll be able to efficiently work towards your goals. The Princeton Review’s exclusive technology caters to your needs by analyzing your performance on drills and practice tests and prescribing the next steps to score improvement. $1699 Supplemental fee includes all online tools, books and classroom materials. Important Notes: This course is nonrefundable after May 1st. A minimum of 3 total students must be enrolled, otherwise this course will be canceled. Students must bring their own TI Calculator. Practice tests will be given to the students during the week in the evenings. All students must attend.

        $1699 Supplemental Lab/Materials Fee

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to utilize the summer to prepare for their SAT exams.HighlightsFREE access to our online SAT tools FREE Online Self-Paced ACT Course Access to our best-fit college search program and the extensive admissions/financial resources of PrincetonReview.com AND, as part of our Collegewise Advantage, all students enrolled in The Princeton Review course will receive a bonus 30 minutes of consultation time with a Collegewise private admissions counselor, for a total of 60 minutes.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Georgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Medicine 1
      • An Introduction to Careers in Medicine and Health Science

        Exploring the exciting world of medicine and health science is made easy with the world renowned University of Michigan Medical Center and state-of-the-art Cardiovascular Center across the street from our residence hall. Discussions of current medical topics of interest include medical ethics, health disparities, biomedical research, health care costs, health care reform and maintaining your personal wellness. Medical and health science preparation and practice are explored in this unique and useful pre-college experience. Limited Enrollment.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to discover if healthcare roles are the right path for them.HighlightsThis course takes in limited number of students. It is a combination of lectures, informational guest speakers from a variety of medical specialties (nurses, physicians, clinicians, dentists, pharmacists, administrators, and researchers), as well as field trips through some of the nine health centers that comprise the University of Michigan Medical Center campus.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, U Texas Austin, Georgetown U, Penn, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Social Sciences 6
      • Criminal Psychology

        This course explores of the views, thoughts, intentions, actions criminals and those that partakes in the criminal behavior.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students interesting pursuing a career in psychology, criminal justice or criminal law.HighlightsStudents analyze the behavior of criminal offendersDatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Everyday Philosophy: Thinking about Life

        Learn more about life, prepare for your future, and how to live every day to its fullest. Have you ever wondered what your own philosophy of life would be? Are you stumped about how to win more arguments against your parents? Do you wonder what it means to be happy? Philosophy is a subject that helps people find understanding in everyday ideas. Historically, great thinkers have used philosophy to find a greater appreciation for life.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students interested in writing clearly, and to read closely, with a critical eye on the political concepts around the world.HighlightsHistorically, great thinkers have used philosophy to find a greater appreciation for life. Students will explore philisophical topics and will be encouraged to expand their thinking.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Johns HopkinsApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Interpersonal Communication

        Students explore the basic elements of interpersonal communication in today’s society. Special attention is given to perception, culture, emotion, listening, gender differences, self-disclosure, and conflict management. Students will be given the “tools” to improve their communication skills and personal relationships through techniques, exercises, and discussion. Learn what factors affect communication between two people, and why communication skills are the number one element that employers look for in job applicants.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to get a deeper self-awareness and improve their communication skills and personal relationships.HighlightsThe study of Interpersonal Communication is known to help individuals get to know themselves better and enhance our day-to-day interactions by assessing our own strengths and weaknesses.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtCambridge U, Georgetown U, Johns HopkinsApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Introduction to Mass Communications

        An introduction to the fields of mass communication, group and interpersonal communication. Modes of media and effects of mass communication, interpersonal processes and communication theory on individuals and society are explored. Varied media including newspapers, magazines, books, radio, television, film and advertising are covered. One of our most popular courses.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who are interested to pursue communications as a major in college or seek to understand the different modes of media and the effects on others.HighlightsStudents will understand theories of oral, written and multimedia communication and how to apply those theories to persuade, inform, educate and entertain others.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtCambridge U, Georgetown U, Johns HopkinsApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Social Psychology

        This course pursues the scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the actual, imagined or implied presence of others.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for budding psychologists and students curious about how people are affected by those around them.HighlightsStudents will be able to identify and discuss how people think, reason and communicate. Students will be able to analyze and interpret psychological research.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtGeorgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Sociology and Society

        The study of human behavior within a group or culture. This course will look at childhood development, family and social relationships, deviance (gangs, drugs, crime), race relations, population explosion, sexuality and gender identification, and large scale social change.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who are interested in social work and social activisim.HighlightsSociological experiments are conducted to enhance the classroom experience.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Georgetown U, Johns HopkinsApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Sports Management & E-Sports 2
      • Sport Management: Issues and Strategies in Sport Management

        Successful leaders in sport business must understand how and why sport is such an important piece of the fabric of society in order to generate revenue effectively and efficiently. This course is a brief survey of issues and strategies that are relevant to the industry of sport in the United States, including, but not limited to, marketing and influences on consumer behavior, the uniquely American phenomenon of big-business intercollegiate athletics, product safety, and the relationship between sport and racial and political ideology.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for student interested in sports management and sports marketing.HighlightsThe course is led by Dr. Jay Basten, a dynamic senior lecturer of University of Michigan’s School of Kinesiology.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUCLA Middle School Enrichment, U Texas Austin, Wharton, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Sports in Society

        Explore the impact that professional and collegiate athletics have on American society as you read and discuss key issues with university coaches and athletes. Topics include: race and sports, women in sports, violence in sports, drug use and abuse, recruitment ethics and higher education and the college athlete.

        Who Should Take This Course?This is course is suitable for students interested in sports management,HighlightsThis is a discussion based course involving hot topics in the sports world today, such as the Fair-Pay-forFair-Play Bill in CA.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUCLA Middle School Enrichment, U Texas Austin, Wharton, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • STEM 2
      • Crime Scene Investigation: Forensics

        Successful CSI utilizes a step-by-step process in the discovery, preservation, and collection of physical evidence. In this course, you will examine the techniques professionals use to collect and preserve evidence from crime scenes. Learn about crime scene management; diagramming and sketching; photography; fingerprint, trace, physiological and firearms evidence; arson and explosives; and safety issues.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is for students who have a strong interest in solving crime mysteries or want to pursue a career in forensics.HighlightsEvery investigation and crime scene is different so you will never have a dull day. You could be visiting a crime scene and taking photographs one day, while the next you could be in the lab exploring links between suspects and the criminal activity.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtU Texas Austin, Georgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Cyber Security

        This class will explore the challenges that the world faces in protecting data and systems in the modern information age. This class will examine threat actors and their motivations, the types of controls to confront and manage different threat actors, the legal environment around cyber security, the power and nature of social engineered cyber-attacks, cryptographic principles, basics of computer networks, and the differences and interactions among international agencies in their approach to cyber security.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to develop a good understanding on the world of cyber security and be equipped with responses to possible cyber attacks.HighlightsStudents will be able identify and assess different levels of cyber threats. Students will be able to develop a variety of responses to possible cyber-attacks.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtU Texas Austin, Georgetown UApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
  • Academies
    • Business & Entrepreneurship 2
      • Business Innovation Academy

        This course provides opportunities for students to develop their skills as innovators, managers, and communicators for a variety of audiences. Students learn effective communication strategies to solve the challenges typical of a business organization in the arenas of public relations, marketing, strategic planning, internal reporting, customer service, and product promotion.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who want to develop leadership skills necessary to be effective in the business world.HighlightsStudents learn effective communication strategies to solve the challenges typical of a business organizations.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, London, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Michigan Business & Entrepreneurship Academy

        The program lays the foundation for meaningful participation in looking at, and interacting with, examples from the business world. Sessions will be spent in a combination of lectures and discussions, relevant case studies, guest speakers, entrepreneurial coaching and field trips to some of the thriving entrepreneurial companies in the Ann Arbor area. From these sessions, students will build on their own business ideas to determine who would purchase their product service, how they would promote and sell their business, and how to effectively structure pricing to guarantee a profitable business.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for budding entrpreneurs who want to learn the strategies and skills needed to start their own business.HighlightsStudents will also have a chance to network with business professionals and other entrepreneurial-minded students from across the country. The Academy culminates with the students’ presentation of their own unique business plans to a panel of esteemed judges from the business and entrepreneurial communities and the winners are awarded prizes for their business plan.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Cambridge U, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, London, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School Enrichment, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Leadership 1
      • Michigan Global Leadership and Social Change Academy

        Worldwide connectivity and rapidly evolving social media and technology have quickly redefined human interaction and organizational structure. As a result, leadership skills have taken on a transnational, global dimension. Effective leaders must now be technologically savvy and master skills that encompass local, national, and international issues, in order to influence organizational and social change. This academy is designed to provide foundational knowledge, skills, and practical tools to create future leaders in business, education, and beyond.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students who would like to develop leadership skills necessary to become agents of social change.HighlightsThe curriculum provides insight into organizational structure and change, ethical practices, and business and leadership etiquette. Apply the skill sets you learn in the institute to your home communities, in your schools, and your future.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUC Santa Barbara, Penn Law, Pace NYC, UCLA Middle School Enrichment, Georgetown Middle School EnrichmentApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Social Sciences 1
      • Psychology Academy

        This Academy combines Criminal Psychology and Social Psychology to provide students with a comprehensive and unique overview of how the mind works. 

        Criminal Psychology examines different aspects of criminal behavior: psychodynamic theory, biology, genetics, social learning, behavior and cognition, developmental and cultural issues in criminal behavior, sociological theories, violence and aggression, sex offenses, and the role of substance abuse. This class also explores how law enforcement agencies use profiling techniques to help identify and capture individuals who have broken the law. 

        Social Psychology explores a variety of topics, including attitudes and persuasion, social influence and group behavior, gender roles, aggression, attributions, prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination, attraction, conformity, obedience, and altruism.

        This academy meets daily, morning and afternoon. Due to the time commitment involved with this program, no other classes may be taken in conjunction with the Psychology Academy.

        Who Should Take This Course?This academy is suitable for budding psychologists and students interested in learning how the brain works.HighlightsStudents will get to experience what it is like to be a university psychology major.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtU Colorado Boulder, U Texas Austin, PennApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Sports Management & E-Sports 1
      • Sport Management Academy

        This Academy will give you the tools you need to understand how sports impact us today. The curriculum combines 2 courses to provide you with an in-depth understanding. MORNING COURSE: SPORT MANAGEMENT: ISSUES AND STRATEGIES IN SPORT MANAGEMENT This course is a brief survey of issues and strategies that are relevant to the industry of sport in the United States, including, but not limited to, marketing and influences on consumer behavior, the uniquely American phenomenon of big-business intercollegiate athletics, product safety, and the relationship between sport and racial and political ideology. AFTERNOON COURSE: SPORTS IN SOCIETY Explore the impact that professional and collegiate athletics have on American society as you read and discuss key issues with university coaches and athletes.

        Who Should Take This Course?This academy is suitable for students who are interested in sports management and sports marketing.HighlightsThis course will cover a wide range of sports management topics from sports marketing to key issues such as paying university athletes.DatesJun 28 - Jul 17: 3 Weeks  |  Jul 19 - Aug 1: 2 Weeks  |  Jun 28 - Aug 1: 5 WeeksSimilar Course Available AtUCLA Middle School Enrichment, U Texas Austin, Wharton, U MiamiApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
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