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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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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Venice
Venice , Italy

The course in Contemporary Art and Architecture in Venice: the Biennale Exhibition offers the opportunity to live and fully experience the event, providing the students with t ... +

The course in Contemporary Art and Architecture in Venice: the Biennale Exhibition offers the opportunity to live and fully experience the event, providing the students with the appropriate reading keys to understand the relation between Architecture and Contemporary Art, through visits to the main art institutions and meetings with professionals operating in this market and system. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Jul 2021
14 Jun 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews , United Kingdom

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in ... +

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world-renowned and stunning university town of St Andrews, Cambridge and Yale. Students who gain a place at ISSOS will be able to create a personalised three-week program to suit both their academic needs and wider interests, by choosing one academic and one elective program. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English (UK)
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 
SupBiotech Paris
Paris , France

Sup'Biotech is a private engineering school located in the Paris metropolitan area, that is specialized in various emerging biotechnology-related fields. Sup'Biotech is part o ... +

Sup'Biotech is a private engineering school located in the Paris metropolitan area, that is specialized in various emerging biotechnology-related fields. Sup'Biotech is part of the IONIS Institute of Technology cluster. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Jul 2021
15 May 2021
Campus
 
Bar-Ilan University
Ramat Gan , Israel

Learn spoken Arabic and learn about local customs, culture, and language – an enriching opportunity.

Learn spoken Arabic and learn about local customs, culture, and language – an enriching opportunity. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Campus
 
International Psychoanalytic University Berlin
Berlin , Germany

What exactly divides modern societies? What is the function of these cracks? What utopian potential do they foster? The IPU Summer School 2020 addresses these questions from s ... +

What exactly divides modern societies? What is the function of these cracks? What utopian potential do they foster? The IPU Summer School 2020 addresses these questions from sociological, psychological and psychoanalytic perspectives. -
Summer courses
Full-time
13 days
English
Campus
 
EU Business School
Barcelona , Spain

The EU Business Summer School is specifically designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested ... +

The EU Business Summer School is specifically designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 - 8 weeks
English
Jun 2021
Campus
 
Accademia del Lusso
Milan , Italy

An intensive course that aims to provide basic knowledge and techniques of the processes involved in Fashion Design. The contents of the singular weeks are developed as indepe ... +

An intensive course that aims to provide basic knowledge and techniques of the processes involved in Fashion Design. The contents of the singular weeks are developed as independent units; therefore students can buy and attend single weeks according to the contents, their level of knowledge, and their needs. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
GBSB Global Business School
Barcelona , Spain

Join us this summer in Barcelona! GBSB Global’s Summer School in Spain provides a great opportunity for students from all over the world to utilize their summer holidays to ge ... +

Join us this summer in Barcelona! GBSB Global’s Summer School in Spain provides a great opportunity for students from all over the world to utilize their summer holidays to get a head start on their education and excel academically. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Jul 2021
Campus
 
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Barcelona , Spain

The Summer Course in Design Thinking & Business Transformation is geared towards professionals who are interested in defining, shaping and implementing innovative strategi ... +

The Summer Course in Design Thinking & Business Transformation is geared towards professionals who are interested in defining, shaping and implementing innovative strategies in their fields of expertise to bring added value for their companies. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Cambridge , United Kingdom +1 More

Students will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and the fundamentals of starting a business and marketing a product. In small groups students will generate ideas ... +

Students will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and the fundamentals of starting a business and marketing a product. In small groups students will generate ideas for businesses or products and will present these ideas to a panel, in addition the students will research how to market their product and generate interest. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
18 Jul 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews , United Kingdom +1 More

The ISSOS creative writing summer school course is designed for students of all levels and interests who have a desire to explore their own potential and challenge themselves ... +

The ISSOS creative writing summer school course is designed for students of all levels and interests who have a desire to explore their own potential and challenge themselves creatively, learning to write in the most inspirational environments. Understand and harness the forces of creative language to produce original poems, scenes from a play or movie and short stories. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews , United Kingdom +2 More

Professional coaching, interactive workshops and a variety of debating opportunities create a stimulating environment where our summer students can immerse themselves in the e ... +

Professional coaching, interactive workshops and a variety of debating opportunities create a stimulating environment where our summer students can immerse themselves in the exciting academic world of debate. Guaranteed to give participants the edge by developing the skills and confidence to express themselves effectively. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews , United Kingdom +2 More

At ISSOS we believe that learning English is about more than studying words and phrases — we see it as a chance to explore new ideas and cultures and develop communication ski ... +

At ISSOS we believe that learning English is about more than studying words and phrases — we see it as a chance to explore new ideas and cultures and develop communication skills that will take you around the world. This exciting interactive summer school course catering for 13-18 year-olds of all ability levels, assists students to become proficient in the English language while immersing them in an English-speaking environment. Students receive daily instruction from experienced teachers who ensure that all core skills (speaking, reading, writing and listening) are practiced. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 years
English
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Cambridge , United Kingdom

Set in the medieval surrounding of Cambridge University, ISSOS offers a unique fencing elective. Students who choose our fencing program will learn from British Fencing Associ ... +

Set in the medieval surrounding of Cambridge University, ISSOS offers a unique fencing elective. Students who choose our fencing program will learn from British Fencing Association coaches. This three-week course is designed for students of all abilities and levels of physical fitness. Professional coaching and group exercises will assist students to develop quickly in what is one of the most elite and exciting sports around. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Jul 2021
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews , United Kingdom +1 More

Students of all abilities have the unique opportunity to discover the fascinating world of film-making and to let their imaginations run free. Expert tutors who are profession ... +

Students of all abilities have the unique opportunity to discover the fascinating world of film-making and to let their imaginations run free. Expert tutors who are professionals in the film industry, lead this practical course through interactive seminars, technical training and hands-on experience behind the camera. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 

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