Meritas Summer School at Pepperdine University Malibu California is one of the children's summer schools of an authoritative international network. The latter is known for conducting training on the basis of rating educational institutions of the United States, Great Britain. Every year, more than 11.5 thousand foreign students visit summer schools of Meritas Summer Pepperdine University - Malibu California.
In Malibu, a summer school is organized at the University of Pepperdine. It is located in the foothills of Santa Monica. From the windows of the building you can see a magnificent view of the natural resources of the region, the Pacific water surface. Not far from the summer school are the most popular attractions in California.
Meritas Summer Malibu employs highly qualified teachers with students. There are children in the intercultural community and a multinational environment. Such conditions are optimal for the development of not only linguistic, but also communicative skills.
Brief information. Vacation course for curious adolescents who want to improve English, get new knowledge in the field of ecology, environmental protection, relax in sunny California.
About the course. The two-week program is aimed at children who want to receive an environmental education. The subjects of marine biology, oceanography, and many others are offered to students on the course. California, where the school is located, is the best place to study the environment.
Classes in Meritas Summer Malibu take place in a non-standard form. Most often these are seminars, debates, discussion circles.
Students age: 12+
Start dates: June 29 - August 10.
Requirements for enrollment: English at the intermediate level.
The result of the training: improvement of English, acquisition of new knowledge in the field of ecology, environmental protection.
Class size: 15 students.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes
Cost: $ 1750 per week (2 weeks minimum, 15 lessons or seminars In weeks). The price includes accommodation in the residence, 3 meals a day, language training, extra-curricular program, excursions (4 per week).
Young students are accommodated in the cozy residence of Pepperdine University. The rooms in the hostel are designed for several people. Conveniences shared. Access to laundry facilities is available at an additional cost.
Boarding is provided. It is organized in the dining room of the university. Tables in the institution are located in the hall and on the summer playground. The kitchen in the dining room is international. By agreement, special meals (diet tables) are possible.
The price of $ 1750 per week includes:
Summer courses at Meritas Summer Malibu are a lot of entertainment and a very interesting pastime. Every day, various activities are offered to students: quizzes, show programs, discos, theme parties, trips, picnics, barbecues, etc.
The price includes also excursion support. Each week there are 2 compulsory excursions (for a day and a half day) and 2 additional thematic ones.
The daily routine
In the summer school morning sessions are offered.
The campus covers an area of 26 acres. Its distinctive feature is the sports infrastructure. There is a fitness center, several athletics fields, fields for regular and beach volleyball, a swimming pool, tennis courts.
The campus also has its own theater, art center, concert hall. Training takes place in spacious classrooms with ocean views. There is wireless internet on the entire campus.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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| - 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.