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: Academic Year

Choose from thousands of Columbia courses in 100 subject areas. For students entering grades 11-12 and recent high school graduates.

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College Edge: Summer Sessions

Choose from Columbia courses in dozens of subject areas. For students entering grades 11–12 or freshman year, and recent high school graduates