Meritas Summer School at Brown University is a summer school (camp) based at Brown University. Its students have a unique opportunity to explore on vacation such major US cities as Providence, Philadelphia, New York, Boston. The summer program of Meritas Summer Providence is distinguished by a thematic focus. Students are invited to visit the prestigious universities of the Ivy League. In the best universities in the world, everyone will be able to plunge into the educational environment, unlike the Russian and European, special, interesting. The program allows you to "try on" the universities of the League, choose a priority, get acquainted with the conditions of admission and begin active preparation for obtaining education in the United States.
Attention is also worthy of Brown University itself, on the basis of which the training is conducted. He is in the TOP-10 of the oldest universities in America. The main feature of the University is the New Program, which started in 1969 and is still relevant today. It gives students the right to freely choose special disciplines and does not provide for compulsory subjects. In the university you can study only what really causes interest and is necessary for the subsequent professional activity.
Quick Overview. A two-week summer English course for those wishing to study in the USA.
About the course. The program is designed for 20 lessons per week. It is designed in such a way that students can devote more time to excursion programs. In English lessons, students are offered thematic materials related to education in the United States, the choice of a university, directions, etc. The program includes not only academic and excursion blocks. It provides personal counseling for each student on admission to a US priority university (with preparation for an introductory interview).
Students age: 15+
Start dates: 06.06 - 02.08.
Requirements for enrollment: English at the level of secondary and higher.
The result of the training : Development of language skills, communication skills, familiarity with the best universities in the United States.
Class size: 15 students.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes.
Cost: $ 2100 per week (1 to 2 Week). The price includes the program of the course (including entertainment, excursions), accommodation, educational and methodical materials, 3 meals a day.
Students are accommodated in the residence on the Brown University campus. They are offered 1 - 3-bed rooms with shared facilities. Wi-Fi is available on site.
Meals are organized according to the boarding principle. Hot breakfasts, lunches, dinners are served in the university cafeteria. During the excursion days for the students there are packed lunches.
The price of $ 2100 per week includes:
Every evening students are offered an entertainment program. For students, talent shows, quizzes, themed parties, discos, competitions, games are organized. During the day, children can practice in circles on interests, sports sections.
The excursion program is presented by classical and visiting blocks. The first involves exploring the attractions of Providence. The second is a visit to Yale, UPenn, NYU, MIT, Harvard, Columbia, Brown. In addition, students are offered shopping, beach programs.
The study lasts from morning to afternoon, after - sports and creativity, in the evening - leisure activities.
Brown University has everything for a comfortable stay, effective teaching. On the territory there is a 24-hour security. Students are provided with medical services (on campus there is own medical center). English lessons are held in spacious classrooms with interactive whiteboards. Students of Meritas Summer Providence can use all infrastructure resources of the campus, starting with a library and a computer class, ending with sports facilities.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.