Teens: Broadcast Journalism & Production
Practice broadcast journalism & digital media skills
Teens: Coding in Java
Create games & apps with computer programming skills
Teens: College Prep: Study Skills & PSAT Techniques
Hone skills for high school and college success
Teens: Cryptography
Think like a secret agent by learning ciphers & codes
Teens: Polymers, Polymers, Polymers, Oh My!
Examine how plastics are used and polymers synthesized
Teens: Veterinary Science: Field, Farm & Clinic
Investigate what it takes to work as a veterinarian
Teens: Astrobiology: The Search for Life Beyond Earth

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Explore the evolution of life on Earth and what conditions are needed to sustain it on other planets.

Teens: Bioengineering

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Connect with leading researchers in STEM and explore the possibilities of careers in biomechanics, prosthetics, environmental science, neuropsychology, tissue engineering, epidemiology, bio-photography, pharmacology, and beyond.

Teens: Outdoor Adventures

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Activities include rappelling off the Schoellkopf Crescent, technical tree climbing, canoeing on Beebe Lake, rock climbing at the Lindseth Climbing Center, and tackling high-ropes elements at the Hoffman Challenge Center.

Teens: Sailing

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Learn the basics of sailing and knot-tying, with lectures, demonstrations, and practice on Cayuga Lake.

Teens: Traditional CAU

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Visit gorges and natural parks surrounding the Cornell campus and dive into classic camp-style activities.

Teens: Working with Clay

An afternoon elective course for teen program participants.

Learn sculpting techniques, and experiment with a variety of decoration methods in this hand-on pottery and sculpture class.

Precollege Programs for Older Teens (15+)
Earn real college credit with top Cornell faculty