- International Student Deadline: May 1, 2017
- Domestic Residential Student Deadline: June 1, 2017
- Domestic Commuter Student Deadline: July 1, 2017
The NYU School of Professional Studies High School Academy Career Edge program offers high school students the opportunity to live and learn in the heart of New York City, the cultural and financial capital of the world.
One-week, professionally oriented intensive programs of study allow you to explore career options and to gain the competitive edge when applying for college. Experience university life by living in an NYU dorm. Enjoy the use of NYU facilities, while you take in all that NYC has to offer during the summer.
How to Apply
To apply, you must have successfully completed grades 9, 10, or 11, and must submit an application. In addition, you must submit an official high school transcript and a 250-word essay. Housing is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please visit HSA Career Edge to obtain more information and to apply to the Summer 2017 program.
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