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UCLA Middle School Accelerated

Los Angeles, California

Get InfoApply NowResidential and commuter 1-week program for middle school students in 20211 WeekTuition ranging from $1,999 - $2,799For students completing grades 6, 7, 8 (ages 12-14)

The Jr Discovery Middle School Accelerated curriculum is a unique pre-college experience which uses world-class academics designed for engaged middle school students to develop the academic and soft skills necessary to succeed in high school and beyond. Choose 1 course with a focus in STEM or Business.

  • Courses
    • Business & Entrepreneurship 3
      • Entrepreneurship Sport and Entertainment

        This program will explore the different career options and trends in the sport and entertainment industry. As the US economy continues to evolve into a service economy, careers in these industries are becoming more prevalent and numerous. With the emergence of streaming services and website like Netflix, Hulu, Youtube and TikTok, e-sports, social media and easy access to other powerful content creation tools, the way in which people create and consume different media has changed dramatically. Students will speak with experts working in these cutting-edge industries to explore trends and examine successful business proactives in these ever-evolving fields.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students fascinated with sports and entertainment who are also interested in understanding the impacts that the changes in the delivery of these have.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Introduction to Marketing and Brand Management

        This program will explore careers that empower business to use branding and marketing techniques to gain those competitive advantages. Speaking with industry experts and examining case studies, students will learn how business professionals navigate social media, build brand loyalty, and build trust in products and services that they create and sell.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in marketing, advertising, and understanding the importance of branding in todays digital marketplace.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
      • Entrepreneurship and Technology

        This program will explore the intersection of technology and entrepreneurship. Whether it’s the popular new app, transformational hardware, or a creative approach to an existing problem, students will examine techniques and processes that lead to successful projects. Pulling from case studies and industry experts, this program will focus on how to identify and access opportunities, confirm that an idea fits a niche and how prototypes are developed.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is perfect for students with an entrepreneurial spirit interested in expanding their knowledge of the process entrepreneurs take while creating new solutions across the technological landscape.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Leadership 1
      • Leadership and Entrepreneurship

        This program will allow students to explore how successful entrepreneurs use new and existing leadership strategies to redefine how new ideas are created and monetized. Students will examine case studies looking at the careers of influential entrepreneurs, like Steve Jobs, Jeff Bexos, and Larry Page to see what leadership skills are leveraged to allow them to find success. Students will get the opportunity to strategize how they can purse a career as an entrepreneur. 

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for budding entrepreneurs who want to learn the strategies and skills needed to start their own business.HighlightsStudents will be able to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills to find unique and new approaches to old problems. Students will be able to demonstrate communication skills to build support and sell their new ideas.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Engineering 1
      • Introduction to Engineering

        This program will provide students with a broad outline of engineering by exploring the different disciplines within the engineering umbrella. By applying creative problem-solving techniques and speaking with industry experts, students will gain a foundation to help solve the problems that engineers working in material engineering, civil and environmental engineering, electrical and computer engineering, and mechanical engineering are confronting every day.

        Who Should Take This Course?This course is suitable for students that are generally interested in STEM or specifically engineering.HighlightsStudents will learn to and improve their problem-solving abilities within the context of numerous areas of engineering.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
    • Medicine 1
      • Introduction to Medicine

        This program will explore careers in medicine and public health. This pre-medical program will speak with industry leaders and explore the different questions and challenges to allow students to learn about the different career options in the medical field. Students will learn the roles that doctors, nurses, medical assistants, insurance, hospital administration, and patient advocates all play in the field of medicine.

        Who Should Take This Course?Students interested in a career in the medical field.DatesJun 27 - Jul 2: 1 Week  |  Jun 28 - July 2: Session 1: 1 Week  |  Jul 4 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 5 - Jul 9: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 11 - July 16: Session 2: 1 Week  |  Jul 12 - July 16: Session 2: 1 WeekApply NowCall Us: 516-621-3939
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