Are you driven, hard-working, curious? Do you crave new experiences and love to challenge yourself? Are you looking to set yourself apart academically?

These pre-college programs are designed for talented high school students who want to give themselves an edge. We offer a choice of innovative programs led by Northeastern’s internationally acclaimed faculty. Accelerate programs are hosted on our Boston campus, allowing you to experience true collegiate learning in a world-class environment. Try something new, or challenge yourself to rise to a new level in an existing area of interest.

Summer 2018

Northeastern’s experiential pre-college programs

This summer, Northeastern’s world-renowned faculty have designed a number of dynamic programs, each focusing on a cutting-edge field. Read below to find out more about these programs.

Applications are open!

BioE Summer Immersion

July 22, 2018 - August 3, 2018

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Engineering Innovation & Design

July 8, 2018 - July 20, 2018

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Experience Design

July 8, 2018 - July 20, 2018

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Experiential Entrepreneurship

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Experiential Entrepreneurship Silicon Valley

June 25, 2018 - July 13, 2018

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Girls Code It

July 8, 2018 - August 3, 2018

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Hacking IoT

July 23, 2018 - August 3, 2018

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Innovations in Health Professions

July 8, 2018 - July 20, 2018

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Check out what we did last summer!

Rewatch our interactive chat reviewing each of the programs we will be offering throughout the summer of 2018.

How will High School Students grow through this unique experience?

High school students will have a resume-building opportunity that will give them an edge in the college admissions process by:

  • Providing unique and varied collegiate-style learning experiences
  • Developing skillsets that will help students succeed in college
  • Experiencing life on a college campus

What can parents expect for their student through Accelerate?

Parents will be confident in the immersive experience their student will have while developing crucial skills and gaining a leg-up on their college competition by:

  • Small cohort sizes and personalized attention from coaches and professors
  • Seeing your student transform and develop the skillsets crucial to succeeding in college—and their chosen program of interest