Description: The North Carolina School of Science and Math (NCSSM), ranked one of the top high schools in the nation, is offering several exciting summer experiences in science, technology, engineering, and math for students in middle and high school. For rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders: - Accelerator is a three-week program that focuses on a range of topics from epidemiology to astronomy (and more!). Multiple sessions are offered, each centered around one a specific topic. The first two weeks of each course take place online, at the student's own pace. One week of each course takes place on either NCSSM's Durham campus or Brevard College in Brevard, NC where they engage in hands-on activities and fun lectures as well as interact with industry professionals. This program is open to all 10th-12th grade students across the globe. The cost of participation is $1,925. For more information visit: https://www.ncssm.edu/summer-programs/accelerator/accelerator-10th-12th - NCSSM also offers online summer courses in physics, biomedical engineering, astronomy, and anthropology. These courses vary in length and time commitment, but offer an unique insight into topics they would not see in a traditional classroom. These courses are also open to all 10th-12th grade students across the globe and the cost of participation for each course is $695. This is a great option for students who want to learn more about the unique opportunities in STEM, without leaving home! For more information visit: https://www.ncssm.edu/summer-programs/online-courses/high-school-11-12 For rising 7th, 8th, and 9th graders: - Early Accelerator is similar to Accelerator, but for younger students and without the online component. Students attend camp for a week at either NCSSM's Durham campus or Brevard College, depending on the session. The cost of attendance is $1,495. This is an excellent way for students to engage in STEM topics early on! For more information visit: https://www.ncssm.edu/summer-programs/accelerator/early-accelerator-7th-9th If you have any questions or need anything else, please reach out!