High School Students

High School Students

Intensive programs for academically exceptional students.

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Programs for High School Students

See all of Columbia's intensive programs for academically exceptional high school students and recent high school graduates.

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Summer Immersion: New York City

Take an intensive course especially designed for outstanding high school students. For Students Entering Grades 9–12 or Freshman Year

Summer Immersion: Barcelona

Live and study in Barcelona, Spain during the summer. For Students Entering grades 11–12 or Freshman Year

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College Edge: High School Students

Earn credit and prepare to maximize your college experience. For Students Entering grades 11–12 or Freshman Year

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College Edge: Gap Year

Earn credit and prepare to maximize your college experience over two terms. For High school graduates