Visiting Students

Visiting Students

Explore the city and connect with other students from across the globe in a program that fits your educational goals. In-class instruction and experiential learning programs range in discipline, and include courses in art and culture; science and environment; and economics and finance, in more than 50 subject areas. Get practical experience and career coaching tailored to support your academic and professional aspirations, whether you’re a graduate visiting student enrolled in a master’s degree program at another institution or an undergraduate visiting student enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at another institution.

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Academic Options

Description During
Courses Through the Visiting-Undergraduate and Visiting-Graduate programs, build a schedule that meets your goals from hundreds of courses offered in the summer. Session A & B
Certificates and Certifications of Professional Achievement Choose from curricula designed to prepare and focus students’ study and experience. Summer & Multi-term Options
Arts in the Summer Take courses offered by the School of the Arts in Film, Writing, Visual Arts, or Theatre through a simple application process. Session A & B

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