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    Summer Programs in Los Angeles

    Middle and high school students can find a wide range of summer programs in Los Angeles, from traditional summer camps to pre-college academics on college campuses. Some of these programs may offer a residential option but all welcome day students. Students can learn a language; discover STEM (science, technology, engineering and math); work on stage or behind the scenes in theater; make a film; do community service; or learn to surf, among other activities. Some programs offer internships to high school students in the Los Angeles area.

    iD Tech Camps | Held at UCLA
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    iD Tech Camps | Held at UCLA

    Los Angeles, California

    This summer, teens can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new STEM skills, and join a community of 450,000 alumni who are changing the world with tech. Build in-demand skills in coding, game development, robotics, and design at iD Tech Camp hosted at UCLA...(more)

    iD Tech Camps | Held at Caltech
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    iD Tech Camps | Held at Caltech

    Pasadena, California

    This summer, teens can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new STEM skills, and join a community of 450,000 alumni who are changing the world with tech. Build in-demand skills in coding, game development, robotics, and design at iD Tech Camp hosted at Caltech...(more)

    BioPaths
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    BioPaths

    Monrovia, California

    BioPaths is a FREE career education webinar for high school and college students. Purposely created to “demystify” the career development process, BioPaths helps aspiring scientists turn their science passions into science professions...(more)

    iD Tech Camps | Held at CSU Long Beach
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    iD Tech Camps | Held at CSU Long Beach

    Long Beach, California

    This summer, teens can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new STEM skills, and join a community of 450,000 alumni who are changing the world with tech. Build in-demand skills in coding, game development, robotics, and design at iD Tech Camp hosted at CSU Long Beach...(more)

    iD Game Dev Academy | Held at UCLA
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    iD Game Dev Academy | Held at UCLA

    Westwood, California

    This isn’t summer camp. It’s a one-of-a-kind deep dive into the world of video game design, development, and production—all on a prestigious university campus. In this intensive, pre-collegiate program for teens ages 13-18, you’ll team up with peers to conceptualize and create your dream game...(more)

    iD Tech Camps | Held at Loyola Marymount
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    iD Tech Camps | Held at Loyola Marymount

    Los Angeles, California

    This summer, teens can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new STEM skills, and join a community of 450,000 alumni who are changing the world with tech. Build in-demand skills in coding, game development, robotics, and design at iD Tech Camp hosted at Loyola Marymount...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Engineering: A Better World Through Engineering
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Engineering: A Better World Through Engineering

    Los Angeles, California

    The course seeks to establish a solid foundation of technical, creative, team work, and communication skills for future engineers through effective problem solving, analysis, and design techniques. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs – Political Science: Race Relations
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    LMU Pre-College Programs – Political Science: Race Relations

    Los Angeles, California

    The "Political Science: Race Relations" program will focus on political and social issues that Black and Latinx groups, as well as their Asian and White counterparts, encounter -grounding political issues around theories of contact and group positioning, among others. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Graphic Design for Publication
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Graphic Design for Publication

    Los Angeles, California

    An introduction to the basic principles of visual design, daily lessons will be applied to communication problems involving message and audience. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Intro to Entrepreneurship
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Intro to Entrepreneurship

    Los Angeles, California

    Programs outcomes include: explore a passion that drives you and gain insight into your own entrepreneurial spirit, learn how to work closely with peers on group prjects, and gain the leadership skills necessary to be successful in business school and beyond.  LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Beginning Screenwriting
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Beginning Screenwriting

    Los Angeles, California

    Students will have the chance to discuss the art, craft, and business of being a writer in the film industry. Ideal for the highly motivated, students should enter this program open to meaningful collaboration, a willingness to offer and receive constructive criticism, and the desire to learn. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    Summer Discovery: UCLA Anderson Business
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    Summer Discovery: UCLA Anderson Business

    Los Angeles, California

    The UCLA Anderson School of Management is UCLA's business school and is one of the top business schools in the world. Located in Los Angeles, UCLA Anderson features state-of-the-art facilities and a place for innovation and growth. Through a partnership with UCLA Anderson School of Management, Summer Discovery offers specialized classes in entertainment, media, sports, and digital marketing taught by leading experts in their fields. ..(more)

    Summer Discovery: UCLA
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    Summer Discovery: UCLA

    Los Angeles, California

    Just minutes from the beach in the heart of Los Angeles, this program offers students the chance to attend America’s top public university while exploring the world’s entertainment capital. We've partnered with UCLA for more than 35 years and partner with UCLA Extension, UCLA Recreation, UCLA Anderson Center for Management of Enterprise in Media, Sports, & Entertainment, and UCLA Conferences to bring one-of-a-kind programs and activities to our students...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Design for Stage and Screen
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Design for Stage and Screen

    Los Angeles, California

    This course is designed to introduce students to the practice and techniques of costume, lighting and scene design for theatre and film. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Decoding Social Media
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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Decoding Social Media

    Los Angeles, California

    Students will blend insights and research from media economics, political theory and social psychology to inform an exploration of how digital media devices and platforms (as well as their inventors and investors) shape both how we understand ourselves as well as our relationships with one another. LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)

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