Summer Camps/Programs for Current High School Students

Health Career Camp - Pennsylvania College of Technology -         Cost - $200 - includes housing, meals and activities

Designing a Digital Future Camp - Pennsylvania College of Technology -   Cost - $50 - includes housing, meals and activities
More Pennsylvania College of Technology Camps
Prices are usually between $50 and $200 . there may be scholarships available
Pennsylvania State Police Youth Week -  at York College
This 6 day camp introduces students to law enforcement and branches of the military. This is not a recreational camp.

Keystone Boys State  at Shippensburg University
Keystone Boys is an experiential based government exercise. This is highly recommended for students interested in the service academies. There is a parallel one for girls.

WildLife Leadership Academy -
  • Pennsylvania Bucktails Field School - White tail deer will be the focus
  • Pennsylvania Brookies Field School - Brook trout and cold water fisheries will be center stage
  • Pennsylvania Drummers Field School - Ruffed grouse will be the focus
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SMART Girls - Science and Math Applications in Real World Technologies
Grades 9-11                   Cost - $200      
Leadership Institute for Entrepreneurship - Susquehanna University -
Sports Announcing Camp - Waynesburg University
     Registration fee: $500
DCNR ECO Camp - Mt. Top, PA during the second full week in July   Once again the department will be hosting an Exploring Careers Outdoors Camp (ECO Camp).   ECO Camp is a free, week-long residential camp that exposes high school students to various outdoor and conservation careers.     Students will explore DCNR lands while being introduced to foresters, geologists, park managers and a slew of other conservation professionals.   Applications are due April 15.  
Engineering the Future - University of Dayton

 JUMP Start your Future at Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Program

Advanced Placement/Early Decision
Fine Arts: Architecture - Art & Design - Drama - Music - National High School Game Academy

The Marcellus Institute at Mansfield University
Click here for: Brochure
Grades 10th -12th (entering)
"Eye" Camp Incubator Days - Entrepreneurial Youth Camp - Bloomsburg University
Bloomsburg University - Advanced College Credits
Summer scheduling - get up to 75% reduced tuition for sophomores and juniors in high school
IUP Summer Sessions - earn college credit
Many online courses available  -
Use URSA to see the schedule of classes and to register
CSI:Waynesburg Summer Camp     or call 1-800-255-7393
For students entering 11th or 12th grade
Susquehanna University - Writers Workshop 
Workshop is open to experienced writers entering 11th or 12th grade in the fall
Cornell University Summer College for High School Students
Career Camp at Sea World Orlando
National Institute of American History and Democracy (NIAHD) - Joint project with the College of William and Mary and Colonial Williamsburg to learn and experience early American History
Alfred University - New York
Summer Programs for teens - ages vary with programs
Art Portfolio, Astronomy, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Creative Writing, Ceramic and Glass Engineering, Theatre, Robotics, Equestrian, Swimming, Equestrian Camps
Adelphia University - New York
Pre-College Programs - most programs are for 9th - 12th graders
Business Summer Academy, Computer Game Design and Programming, Emergency Services Administration, Exploring the Sciences and Health Professions, Fundamentals of Robotics, Nursing Intensive, Dance Intensive, Jazz Intensive, In the Director's Chair, Musical Theatre Singing Boot Camp

Vermont Summer Academy - for high school students
Culinary Arts, Vet Science, Forensic Science, Creative Writing, Environmental Studies, Studio Arts, Adventure Education, Psychology
Sessions are 2 weeks long
Grades 7-11 currently
Harvard Summer School - Choose from a wide variety of Harvard Summer courses, including online.
Ithaca College - One week and three week sessions
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - 3 days of fashion on California campuses.
Young Artist Program - Maine Media Workshops and College - For youth passionate about their love of visual arts. 
Stanford University Summer Institute and Summer College -
University of Pittsburgh College Prep and Leadership Academy -Learn to navigate the college application process
Last Modified on April 25, 2017