High School Summer Scholars

High School Summer Scholars

New Jersey City University will be offering select high achieving students an opportunity to enroll in college-level courses for the summer session II term. Courses will run from July 5th to August 8th at NJCU. This program provides students with a head start for college at a reduced tuition rate and will expose them to a vibrant University environment. Courses will run from July 10 to August 10.

ELIGIBILITY

Students who wish to participate in this program should submit the following:

  • The NJCU High School Summer Scholars application.
  • A personal statement explaining your motivation for attending this program.
  • An official high school transcript reflecting all years of high school study.
  • Letter of recommendation from guidance counselor
  • SAT or PSAT scores (if available)

Students who are selected for the program should possess a record of academic achievement along with a demonstrated motivation for academic success. Admission to the program will be based on a combination of high school grades, test scores and the quality of their written personal statement. Students may be required to take the NJCU placement exam as a condition for enrollment.

COST

Students who are admitted to the program will be charged a reduced rate of tuition and fees. The cost of a 3-credit summer session ll 2017 course will be $567.66. This includes a 50% discount off of the standard tuition and fees rate.

SUMMER II COURSES

Due to the intensive nature of a five-week summer session program, students are only eligible to enroll in one 3 credit course.

SUMMER 11 2017 COURSES FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER SCHOLARS PROGRAM

SUBJECT CATALOG CLASS NBR COURSE DESCR DAYS START END
POLI 140 9195 American Politics TR 8:30:00 AM 12:30:00 PM
PSYC 110 9215 Intro To Psychology MW 1:00:00 PM 5:00:00 PM
PSYC 152 9031 Developmental Adolescence to Adulthood MW 1:00:00 PM 5:00:00 PM
SOCI 113 9039 Social Problems TR 6:00:00 PM 10:00:00 PM
ART 131 9230 World Art II TR 9:00:00 AM 12:45:00 PM
EESC 235 9162 Global Climate Change MW 1:00:00 PM 5:00:00 PM
WGST 110 9215 Diversity and Difference TR 11:00:00 AM 3:00:00 PM

ENROLLMENT PROCESS

CHECKLIST

  • Apply to the NJCU High School Summer Scholars Program by completing the online NJCU High School Summer Scholars Admissions Application.
  • Indicate the course you wish to enroll in on the High School Summer Scholars Application
  • Submit a High School Transcript
  • Submit a personal statement explaining your motivation for attending this program
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from your guidance counselor

Upon acceptance to the program you will be contacted by the Admissions Office. You will be informed of your acceptance into the program and confirmation of the availability of the course you selected. Your registration will be finalized upon full payment of tuition.

If you have any questions regarding the NJCU High School Summer Scholars Program please contact Ms. Shakira Monroe, Admissions Counselor at (201) 200-2036 or smonroe@njcu.edu.

ADMISSIONS APPLICATION

Our online application wiill be available soon. If you have any questions or concerns, please email smonroe@njcu.edu for further information.

 

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