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Experience college life at Northwestern University this summer in the College Preparation Program.

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College Preparation Program

Experience college life at Northwestern University this summer in the College Prep Program. High school sophomores and juniors can take undergraduate courses for college credit, or enroll in a two-week IN FOCUS seminar in a special topic area.

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2015 College Prep Program Dates

The program begins on Sunday, June 21, 2015 with an orientation. Program length is determined by the length of the courses you choose.

Course Length Program Ends
Three-week undergraduate courses   Saturday, July 11
Four-week undergraduate courses   Saturday, July 18
Six-week undergraduate courses   Saturday, August 1
Eight-week undergraduate courses   Saturday, August 15
Three three-week intensive course sequences   Saturday, August 22

IN FOCUS Seminars

Each seminar will begin with orientation the Sunday before the course begins. Residential Scholars will move in to the dorm on orientation day and will move out the Saturday after the course ends.

Seminar  Seminar Dates
Insight into Medicine TBA
Legal Interpretation and Communication TBA
Sustainability, Climate Change and the Innovating City TBA
Bioethics TBA
Bioscience Research TBA
Insight into Innovation and Design TBA
Humanitarianism and Global Justice (Section I) TBA
Explorations in Art and Culture TBA
Writing for College Success TBA
Humanitarianism and Global Justice (Section II) TBA