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Summer Programs for High School Students at UNC Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

9 Day Career Accelerators and 2 Week Inc. Young Entrepreneurs programs$2,999 - $5,899
9 Day Career Accelerators and 2 Week Inc. Young Entrepreneurs programs
  • Commuter Options
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Course Highlights
  • - Career Accelerator: Game Design with Unity C#
  • - Career Accelerator: Med School Prep
  • - Career Accelerator: Entrepreneurship for the Web 3.0 Metaverse
  • - Inc. Young Entrepreneurs
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New Immersive, Career Focused Experiences at UNC Chapel Hill

As the first public university in the nation, UNC Chapel Hill is also one of the anchor points of the famed Research Triangle and poises itself at the heart of "what's next." Along with being minutes from Franklin Street, students are immersed in an ever-growing city while living amongst those traditional university vibes. With Duke University and Google also minutes away, students will enjoy all of what the Triangle has to offer to balance activities as well as exposure to the hottest research area in the country while diving deeper into career interests such as technology, coding, business & entrepreneurship, and more. 

New Immersive, Career Focused Experiences at UNC Chapel Hill

Two Amazing Pre-College Programs Focused on Your Success

Career Accelerators

Our Career Accelerator programs combine education and career exploration to deliver a summer pre-college experience unparalleled in the industry.

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inc. young entrepreneurs
Connecting Inc. Magazine's business thought leadership and expertise to this new high school summer program helps students become the world's next business leaders. 
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Campus Life & Activities

When not in class, students can participate in a variety of on and off campus activities. A sampling of those activities includes:

  • Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
  • The Carolina Basketball Museum
  • Old Chapel Hill Cemetery
  • Bull City Escape
  • The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show
  • Triangle Boat Tours
  • Dave & Busters
  • Pottery Classes

The Career Accelerator programs have academic site visits built in to the program to enhance your learning experience. To see which site visits are available for UNC Chapel Hill, visit the main Career Accelerator page here and click on the course you're interested in. 

Dates and Tuition

Program Details

Living: Check back soon for details!

Dining: Unique to Summer Discovery is our all-inclusive meal plan. Enjoy three meals on week days, 2 meals on weekends, while on campus. Choose from daily options at the salad bar, pizza station, dessert bar, and more. Are you a vegetarian? Do you have food allergies? Special diets are not a problem.

Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, 3 meals daily while on campus (2 on weekends), recreational sports, activities and trips.

Not included: Application fee, $95 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers (available for $85 each way to/from local airport), class materials, course supplements, linens, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, souvenirs, and personal spending money.

Commuter tuition includes: Seven (7) consecutive days of academic programming, term fees, comprehensive welcome orientation and ice-breakers, lunch, and academic field trips and site visits. Note: Commuter students are not permitted to attend other evening or off-campus activities and excursions.


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