Academy College Courses in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Business

College Courses for High School Students - SUMMER 2018

The Academy College Courses at NJIT are designed for high achieving high school students completing 10th and 11th grades eager to get a jump-start on their college careers by earning college credits while still in high school. Participants earn college credits in small, customized classes taught by faculty who have been recognized for their commitment to teaching excellence.

College credits earned can be applied toward an undergraduate degree at NJIT or transferred to other colleges or universities of your choice.

  • Summer 2018 courses will meet Monday - Friday from July 9 -  August 3, 2018

Academy College Courses Features

  • College credit courses
  • Peer learning with other talented high school students
  • Classes taught by first-rate faculty
  • A scholarly, multicultural university experience
  • During the summer semester, Academy students have the option of living on the NJIT campus during the week or commuting to the University. Dorming requires a two-course minimum.

Business  

Mgmt 190 – Industrial Organization and Management (3 credits) :

Introduction to business enterprise, including organization structure, basis of authority and responsibility, financial systems, marketing, the interaction of government and business, and the interrelationships of the broad economic, political, psychological and social influences upon business. This is an entry level management course and part of the freshman year curriculum at NJIT.

Computer Science

CS 100. Roadmap to Computing. (3 credits)

An introduction to programming and problem solving skills using Python or other very high level language. Topics include basic strategies for problem solving, constructs that control the flow of execution of a program and the use of high level data types such as lists, strings and dictionaries in problem representation. The course also presents an overview of selected topics in computing, such as networking and databases.

Engineering

Fundamentals of Engineering Design – FED 101 (2 credits) :

Teams of students work on open-ended engineering projects. Topics covered include introduction to basic engineering design elements, processes, measurements, product and project design and development, with hands-on experiments in a specific major area. Students also learn to use engineering tools for computer-aided design and simulation. Technical writing and oral presentation along with project management skills are emphasized.

English

 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking—HUM101 (3 credits)

Provides instruction in written and oral communication in the context of the freshman year curriculum at NJIT. Emphasizes critical thinking as essential in producing effective expository writing, with readings and writing assignments drawn from humanities, engineering and social and natural science.


Tuition and Fees :

Application Fee: $60 (non-refundable)          
Tuition: $529 per credit

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For more information please call (973) 596-3550 or e-mail: CPCP@njit.edu

 

* Rates and Dates subject to change