- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Online
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: July
- Session Length: Five Weeks
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Academic
- Sub-Categories: College Courses, STEM, Arts
- Selective: No
- Ages: 16, 17, 18
Skidmore’s Pre-College Program for high school students in grades 10-12 is a summer college credit-bearing experience for motivated and talented students who share a common interest in preparing for college success.
Study alongside college students, earn college credit in liberal arts, studio art, or both, and make new friends from around the world. Skidmore's prestigious Pre-College Program in the Liberal and Studio Arts has been preparing talented high school students for college success for more than forty years. High-achieving sophomores, juniors, and seniors from across the country and around the world travel take part in Skidmores five-week Pre-College Program.
In Skidmore's Pre-College Program, high school students earn college credit while studying alongside college students. They work with Skidmore's nationally recognized faculty and visiting artists and enjoy access to the College's resources. Do your interests range from math to studio art, psychology to English, economics to religion? Skidmore's unique curriculum allows students to take either two liberal arts courses, two studio art courses, or one of each. Choose a class in an area where your strengths lie, or delve into an unexplored subject to challenge your perceptions and discover new fields of knowledge.
Find out for yourself why Skidmore Pre-College students describe the program as challenging, fun, enlightening, life-changing, mind-altering, motivational, experimental, adventurous, to name just a few. Come spend July with us and discover your future.