The Best Summer Programs for Teens, 4E: America's Top Classes, Camps, and Courses for College-Bound Students

The Best Summer Programs for Teens, 4E: America's Top Classes, Camps, and Courses for College-Bound Students

by Sandra Berger


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Record numbers of teens are applying to selective universities and the competition to gain entrance into college is tougher than ever before. The fourth edition of The Best Summer Programs for Teens helps teenagers find the coolest, most exciting, and most fulfilling summer programs across the United States. College-planning expert Sandra L. Berger provides students and parents with advice on using summer opportunities to help gain entrance into selective universities, and guidance on researching, choosing, applying for, and making the most out of summer programs. Students will be able to peruse the updated directory of more than 200 of the best summer opportunities in the areas of academic enrichment; fine arts; internships and paid positions; leadership and service; math, science, computer science, and technology; and study abroad or international travel, to find the program that fits them best.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781618216632
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Publication date: 09/01/2017
Edition description: New
Pages: 330
Sales rank: 1,197,558
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Sandra L. Berger has been a citizen activist and advocate for gifted children for more than 30 years. She originally was led down this path by her own gifted youngsters. She holds a master's degree in gifted education curriculum and instruction with training in counseling.

Table of Contents

Part I What You need to know Before Choosing a Summer Program

Introduction 3

Chapter 1 A New Way to Look at Summer Vacation 5

Chapter 2 College Planning: Take a Dry Run This Summer 17

Chapter 3 What Will You Do This Summer? 27

Chapter 4 But How Do I Find a Program? 49

Part II Summer Program Directory

Alabama 60

Arizona 63

California 64

Colorado 92

Connecticut 100

Delaware 106

District of Columbia 107

Florida 112

Georgia 115

Hawaii 118

Illinois 119

Indiana 130

Iowa 138

Kansas 141

Kentucky 142

Louisiana 143

Maine 144

Maryland 149

Massachusetts 156

Michigan 183

Minnesota 192

Mississippi 200

Missouri 204

Nebraska 212

Nevada 213

New Hampshire 214

New Jersey 215

New Mexico 218

New York 220

North Caroline 239

North Dakota 249

Ohio 250

Oklahoma 256

Oregon 257

Pennsylvania 261

Rhode Island 267

South Carolina 268

South Dakota 271

Tennessee 273

Texas 277

Utah 299

Vermont 301

Virginia 304

Washington 312

West Virginia 316

Wisconsin 317

Wyoming 321

About the Author 325

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