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6 Week Programs

Our six-week pre-college programs will run from June 28 to August 7, 2020.

Courses at Tufts for High Schoolers

Options throughout the academic year, winter, and summer
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This program offers the opportunity to commute to Tufts for an enriching academic experience. Choose from among our undergraduate-level courses and studio art workshops that are offered year-round. During the summer, we also offer many online courses, college-level courses designed specifically for high school students, and special college prep workshops.

Tufts College Experience

June 28 - August 7, 2020 | 6 Weeks
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Find out what it’s like to live on and study at the Tufts campus. Designed to mirror the undergraduate experience, this program allows you to choose from 65+ undergraduate-level courses, most taught by Tufts faculty, and earn Tufts college credit for two courses.

Tufts Summer Research Experience

June 28 - August 7, 2020 | 6 Weeks
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Innovative research is taking place across dozens of disciplines in research laboratories at Tufts. Through this program—designed for high school juniors and seniors with prior research experience—you can actively participate in ongoing research projects.

2 Week & 3 Week Intensive Programs

We offer the following two- and three-week intensive programs for pre-college students.

Intensive: Engineering Design Lab

July 12- August 7, 2020 | 2 Weeks Per Session
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Offers hands-on experience in our state-of-the art maker space.

Intensive: International Relations

July 19 - July 31, 2020 | 2 Weeks
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Provides the chance to learn a new language while broadening students’ perspective on the world.

Intensive: Coding 101

July 12 - 31, 2020 | 3 Weeks
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Enables students of ALL levels to build apps that solve real world problems.

SMFA Pre-College Studio Art Intensive

July 12 - July 31, 2020 | 3 Weeks
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Allows students to challenge themselves with new mediums and refine existing skills.
Note: residential students will live on the Medford campus.

Intensive: Mini-Med School

July 12 - July 24, 2020 | 2 Weeks
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Think you want to be a doctor? This summer intensive provides driven students who are interested in medical school (or in other health professions) the opportunity to study with one of the nation's leading medical schools - Tufts University School of Medicine.

Short-Term Abroad

Tufts Summit in Talloires

July 1 - July 26, 2020 | 4 Weeks | Tufts European Center, Talloires, France
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Broaden your understanding of the complex world of international relations through four weeks at the Tufts European Center in Talloires, France. Immerse yourself in the French language and culture through a home stay with a host family. Explore the rich political and cultural history of Europe with day trips to international organizations, historical sites, and the beautiful Alpine countryside.