College of the Extended University

Themed High School Program (THSP)

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Overview

Themed High School Program (THSP) is designed for international high school students age 14 and above. The program combines academic, athletics, and other activities to give international high school students a fully immersed experience of American college life.

Program Advantages

Themed High School Program (THSP) provides students with great opportunities to

  • Experience genuine American college life
  • Advance comprehensive English skills
  • Experience Southern California surroundings
  • Make friends with American students and teachers
  • Gain independence and confidence

Available Program Themes

  • American Culture and Etiquette
  • College Application Skills
  • Science in Biology, Astronomy and Engineering
  • Robotics
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
  • 3D Printing
  • Arts and Music
  • Sports
  • …and more!

Eligibility

  • 1 chaperon/lead teacher for every 10 students is required
  • add one more bulletin: Purchase proof of insurance (including medical insurance) covering the whole stay in the U.S. is required

Program Dates & Length

  • Program Period: June 26 – September 10, 2017 (other periods available upon request)
  • Program Length: 3 weeks (other lengths available upon request)

Sample Weekly Schedule

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning

Themed Lecture

Themed Lecture

Themed Lecture

Themed Lecture

Themed Lecture/
off-campus visit

Afternoon

Campus Activity/
Workshop

Campus Activity/
Workshop

Campus Activity/
Workshop

Campus Activity/
Workshop

Activity

Program Fee

$3,890/student for the 3-week program, fees include

  • Camp courses and campus activities
  • Lodging (double occupancy)
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Ground transportation for the weekend trips