July 6, - August 3, 2019
EducationUSA Academy is a short-term academic program that provides English language courses, college preparatory content, tours of diverse colleges and universities, and cross-cultural activities to 15- to 17-year-old students from around the world.
UMass Amherst’s 4-week EducationUSA Academy merges intensive English language instruction with cultural and experiential learning at one of the top research institutions in the U.S. Join a diverse group of international and American high school students, learn from each other, and form lasting friendships.
College preparation is a key component of the EducationUSA Academy program at UMass. Regular workshops will focus on topics including essay writing, TOEFL, and SAT preparation. STEM focused content will encourage student communication using academic language, preparing participants for undergraduate level classroom discussion.