Summer Study for Middle School and High School Students

Summer Teaching Academy

The Summer Teaching Academy is an exciting, two-week-long immersion program in teaching offered at no charge by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s School of Education to encourage rising high school seniors who are considering a teaching career.

It features an exciting, hands-on approach to teaching, with a special focus on fun and interactive activities for teaching mathematics and science. Read more about the Summer Teaching Academy.


Summer Scholars Program

Outstanding high school students have the opportunity to get a head start on their college education through this program. Summer Scholars get a sneak preview of college life and learning. Small classes guarantee personal attention from our world-class faculty. [Read more]

Focused Thinking™ on the SAT

Why wander? Learn how to stay focused while taking the Scholastic Aptitude Test. Students find Training by Interactive Problem Solving (T.I.P.S.) a effective method to develop reading and reasoning skills for life. “Coaching the Mind” addresses the immediate in a think-aloud environment that helps to return attention to the task at hand. This summer program is offered on both the Metropolitan Campus in Bergen County and the College at Florham in Morris County. [Read more]

Note: Information regarding Focused Thinking™ on the SAT will be updated shortly.

Leader in Training Program for Pre-Teens and Teens

An exciting program for students entering Grades 8-9, offering real-life leadership experience while building critical skills in team building, conflict management, group dynamics, organization and more. Includes terrific field trips in New York and New Jersey!  [Read more]

Summer Experience: A College Prep Program for High School Students with Learning Disabilities

Running in July, this two-week summer program is offered by FDU’s award winning Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities. It is designed for graduating high school students and rising seniors with a history of learning disabilities who are planning to make the transition from high school to college. The program will give students a better understanding of their learning strengths and weaknesses, help them develop stronger self-advocacy skills and better time management and organizational skills.  Cost is  to be announced. Application Deadline: June 15. [Read more]

Download the Summer Experience Brochure 2015

Download Application for Admissions for Summer Experience 2015

Discover Business Teen Camp

Offered on both the College at Florham and Metropolitan Campus by the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurial Studies, the University’s Top 20-ranked entrepreneurship center. The program will include teamwork and leadership, communications, networking, finance, marketing and market research, and entrepreneurship and business planning. The program is open to teens entering grades 9 to 12 in fall of 2014. [Read more]

See also Athletic Camps for selected programs for middle and high school athletes.

Download application form for Visiting High School Students

Note: Please complete the form and sign before sumbitting.