534 Summer Courses 2020

Many full time students take classes full time during the academic year and spend their summers relaxing or working to save money for the upcoming school year. In order to preserve, enhance, or add to the information they have already learned, some students choose to take summer courses. What is a summer course?  The name itself denotes that it is a course the typically takes place during th… Read more

Many full time students take classes full time during the academic year and spend their summers relaxing or working to save money for the upcoming school year. In order to preserve, enhance, or add to the information they have already learned, some students choose to take summer courses.

What is a summer course?  The name itself denotes that it is a course the typically takes place during the summer. These courses are typically offered by colleges, universities and other schools around the world. Some summer courses benefit students with additional knowledge that will assist them in a future career. Other courses also provide credits toward a higher level degree.

There are many expected and unexpected benefits for those who enroll in a summer course. Gaining more knowledge and keeping current with career enhancing skills are among those benefits that students expect. What individuals may not expect is that taking a summer course often preserves valuable knowledge and study skills, making the return to school much easier at the summer’s end.

Because there is much variation in the types and levels of summer courses that are available, the costs of the courses may also vary. For example, a summer course in fashion, taken through a community college may cost much less than a summer engineering course taken from a four-year university. Contacting individual schools to get information about tuition costs is strongly advised.

Almost any current or future career can be enhanced when one invests time into a summer course. Those who are still in school gain the benefit of not losing ground on the things they have learned during the school year. Their study habits may also be better than those students who do no studying during the summer months. Individuals that are already employed in a career may also benefit by learning more job skills by taking a short summer course.

The most important part of taking a summer course is to make the decision that your ongoing education is important. Once the decision is made, you can search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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London Academy of Trading
London, United Kingdom + 1 More

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is pleased to offer you a chance to exercise your mind at their Financial Trading Boot Camp. The trading boot camp requires no prior knowle ... Read more

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is pleased to offer you a chance to exercise your mind at their Financial Trading Boot Camp. The trading boot camp requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets, building up your understanding of the area from fundamental principles. Read less
Summer courses
01 August 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

With so few writing programs that cater exclusively to high school girls, Smith's Young Women's Writing Workshop allows you to explore your writing in a creative and supportiv ... Read more

With so few writing programs that cater exclusively to high school girls, Smith's Young Women's Writing Workshop allows you to explore your writing in a creative and supportive environment that fosters your love of writing in a variety of mediums. Read less
Summer courses
July 2020
14 days
02 June 2020
English
Campus
 
J.F. Oberlin University Summer Session
Tokyo, Japan

By studying the history and development of Japanese management style, this course provides a broad overview of political, economic, technological, legal and ethical forces tha ... Read more

By studying the history and development of Japanese management style, this course provides a broad overview of political, economic, technological, legal and ethical forces that influence international management. Read less
Summer courses
30 June 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
16 April 2018
English
Campus
 
Les Roches International School of Hotel Management - Bluche,Switzerland
Crans-Montana, Switzerland

The best week in your life is just around the corner

The best week in your life is just around the corner Read less
Summer courses
01 February 2020
Full-time
Campus
 
מכללת תל-חי
Kfar Giladi, Israel

Tel-Hai College and MIGAL-Galilee Research Institute are offering a unique workshop in bioinformatics. Participants will gain practical experience in NGS analysis and theory, ... Read more

Tel-Hai College and MIGAL-Galilee Research Institute are offering a unique workshop in bioinformatics. Participants will gain practical experience in NGS analysis and theory, statistical and analytical approaches and hands-on practice using a variety of tools. Read less
Summer courses
11 August 2020
Full-time
5 days
19 May 2019
English
Campus
 
Institute for European Studies (IES), Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussels, Belgium + 1 More

Two weeks of intensive study (in Brussels & Vienna) on the EU decision-making process, for students with a background in (international) politics and/or (European) law. Fo ... Read more

Two weeks of intensive study (in Brussels & Vienna) on the EU decision-making process, for students with a background in (international) politics and/or (European) law. Focus in 2020 is on ‘Analysing human security in today’s EU'! Read less
Summer courses
July 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
01 May 2020
Campus
 
George Washington University, Summer & Non-Degree Programs
Washington, USA

In this program, you can build your own schedule of classes according to your interests. You will have the ability to select your courses from more than 650 undergraduate and ... Read more

In this program, you can build your own schedule of classes according to your interests. You will have the ability to select your courses from more than 650 undergraduate and graduate options. Read less
Summer courses
21 May 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
International Programs at Tufts University
Medford, USA

As part of the English Today program, you will build your English language skills through Discover America excursions, weekday classes, and weekend trips and activities. You w ... Read more

As part of the English Today program, you will build your English language skills through Discover America excursions, weekday classes, and weekend trips and activities. You will live on the Tufts campus in a college dorm with students from across the globe and learn about the US college experience. The afternoon and weekend excursions include visits to local universities, museums and recreational sites where you will become more fully acquainted with American culture and develop the confidence to use your new English language skills. Through the Tufts English Today program, we’ll help you make the most of your summer in Boston with a combination of classes and extracurricular activities. Read less
Summer courses
June 2020
Full-time
3 weeks
01 June 2020
English
Campus
 
European University of Rome - Summer school
Rome, Italy + 2 More

The program will develop in an international advanced research context directly on-site, in the most important historical places related to Jesus and the Gospels in Jerusalem ... Read more

The program will develop in an international advanced research context directly on-site, in the most important historical places related to Jesus and the Gospels in Jerusalem and Galilee. Read less
Summer courses
01 October 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
62 hours
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Vesalius College
Brussels, Belgium

Situated in Brussels, the ‘Capital of Europe’, Vesalius College offers students unique summer experience. Lasting just 7 weeks, the Summer Session gives students a focused aca ... Read more

Situated in Brussels, the ‘Capital of Europe’, Vesalius College offers students unique summer experience. Lasting just 7 weeks, the Summer Session gives students a focused academic program and the opportunity to experience and explore the best of European culture and travel. Read less
Summer courses
June 2020
Full-time
7 weeks
03 May 2019
English
Campus
 
Wellesley College
Wellesley, USA

Wellesley College Summer Term offers students a unique opportunity to interact with some of Wellesley’s top scholars and professors in a close-knit, inclusive environment.

Wellesley College Summer Term offers students a unique opportunity to interact with some of Wellesley’s top scholars and professors in a close-knit, inclusive environment. Read less
Summer courses
01 June 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
University of Oxford
Oxford, United Kingdom

The University of Oxford is pleased to offer this preparatory course for new international students. The six-week intensive programme is designed to provide the necessary acad ... Read more

The University of Oxford is pleased to offer this preparatory course for new international students. The six-week intensive programme is designed to provide the necessary academic language and literacy skills to succeed in the English-speaking university environment. Its focus on written and spoken academic communication prepares you to perform at a high level from the very beginning of your degree course. Read less
Summer courses
August 2020
Full-time
6 weeks
17 August 2020
English
Campus
 
HEC Montréal Business Language Training Center
Montreal, Canada

Would you like to learn or improve your French? This 4-week intensive program is made for you: French course focusing on professional French and culture of French-speaking cou ... Read more

Would you like to learn or improve your French? This 4-week intensive program is made for you: French course focusing on professional French and culture of French-speaking countries; company visits; rich and varied socio-cultural activities. Come live the Montreal pace this summer ... Read less
Summer courses
18 July 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
French
Campus
Online
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

In this two-week interdisciplinary program, we will approach the issues of energy production, ecological design and sustainable food from multiple—and sometimes conflicting—po ... Read more

In this two-week interdisciplinary program, we will approach the issues of energy production, ecological design and sustainable food from multiple—and sometimes conflicting—points of view to expose and understand the complexities and potential impacts of tackling (or ignoring) the issues. Read less
Summer courses
July 2020
14 days
02 June 2020
English
Campus
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

Smith College and the surrounding area are home to unparalleled collections and cultural heritage institutions that offer an immersive experience in women's history. During yo ... Read more

Smith College and the surrounding area are home to unparalleled collections and cultural heritage institutions that offer an immersive experience in women's history. During your time at Smith, we will explore women's lives through archival research, visits to local museums and tours of historic sites. With a focus on women and social change, you will be introduced to women who have altered the course of American history through reform, mobilization, cultural interventions and outright rebellion. Read less
Summer courses
July 2020
14 days
02 June 2020
English
Campus