Accelerate Pre-College Programs
Applications for Summer 2024 programs will be open in December. To receive information about future programs, click the Learn More button below.
About Accelerate Pre-College Programs
Are you driven, hard-working, and curious? Do you crave new experiences and love to challenge yourself? Are you looking to set yourself apart academically?
Accelerate Pre-College Programs are designed for talented high school students in the U.S. and around the world who want to give themselves an edge. We offer a choice of innovative programs led by Northeastern’s internationally acclaimed faculty. Try something new or challenge yourself to rise to a new level in an existing area of interest.
How are Accelerate Pre-College Programs different than the programs offered at many other institutions? What makes us stand out?
True taste of the full college experience while still being supported
Our staff works diligently to allow our students to shape their own program experience while also providing enough structure that they feel supported throughout their time on campus. Students will have the opportunity to connect with student clubs, undergraduate admissions counselors, and Northeastern’s Cultural Centers, and campus resources. In addition, Accelerate Pre-College program activities, housing, and dining are all included in the cost of tuition. This inclusive program experience gives students even more freedom in choosing activities and meal options.
Unique and varied collegiate-style learning experiences
Accelerate Pre-College Programs are immersive, full-
Diverse & passionate community
Participating in Accelerate Pre-College Programs allows students to interact with motivated peers who each bring their own unique perspective to conversations both in and out of the classroom. Within each program cohort, students will work with peers who are equally as passionate about the subject matter. Outside of the academic space, students will meet the other cohorts through residential and social activities.
To keep up to date with the latest program announcements, complete our inquiry form.
Northeastern is a top ranking experiential research university that prides itself on academic rigor, a diverse and talented population of students and faculty, and a powerful learning model that combines the classroom experience with hands-on work experience.