Our Pre-College programs are thoughtfully designed to help students succeed beyond the college application process. With options online and on campus, during the summer or academic year, you can learn the way that works best for you.
At Columbia, profound learning comes from both study and experience. Whether you join us on campus or online, you’ll enjoy fascinating courses taught by expert instructors as well as engaging co-curricular activities. You will discover insights, develop new skills, and grow a lifelong network that only the Columbia Experience can provide. Depending on the program selected, you will also earn college credit or receive a Columbia University Certification of Participation and teacher evaluation. This thorough and multi-faceted approach prepares you with knowledge, confidence, and credentials to set you apart far beyond the college application process.