School of performing and visual arts at the University of California, Irvine. Bachelor's and Master's degrees offered in Art, Dance, Drama, and Music. Programs are among the top-ranked nationally...(more)
TeenLife Los Angeles
Welcome to TeenLife Los Angeles! Want to write the next Hollywood blockbuster or learn about the future of medicine? Spend some time in Los Angeles, the City of Angels, for the opportunity to soak up an unforgettable experience and some sun!
Using this page, students and parents can explore summer programs, community service opportunities, gap year options and so much more, all in the Los Angeles area! Cost and requirements will vary depending on the program, but opportunities on this page are intended for all teens age 13 – 19.
What does TeenLife Los Angeles offer you or your teen? Teens can take rigorous pre-college courses at UCLA or Loyola Marymount University. They can study Stem Cells in an exciting and cutting-edge science program. Or, they could seek out volunteer opportunities at places like the California Science Center, the Reef Check Foundation, or the Sherman Oaks Public Library.
In short, if you’re looking for an out-of-school enrichment program in Los Angeles, TeenLife can help you find it. Use the filters on the left side of this screen to narrow down your search and start exploring today!
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For over 50 years, AMDA has been celebrated as one of America’s premier performing arts institutes. With New York and Los Angeles campuses, AMDA offers four-year BFA and two-year Conservatory programs, providing students state-of-the-art resources and one-on-one attention with still-working professionals...(more)
Mindfulness retreats provide young people with the rare opportunity to experience uninterrupted and genuine insight into their own life experience while connecting with their peers and mindfulness teachers in a welcoming and safe community. Come for the fun & friends. Stay for the calm & community...(more)
Almost 24 years after Kevin met with his first student at a kitchen table in Southern California, Collegewise has become the nation’s largest college admissions counseling organization. With over 70 admissions experts and 40 testing and curriculum tutors, we’re out to change the way that families approach the college admissions process...(more)
Loyola Marymount University offers a unique 2024 summer program with courses that range from Acting for the Camera to Entrepreneurship. Be sure to check our site for additional program details...(more)
The course seeks to establish a solid foundation of technical, creative, team work, and communication skills for future engineers through effective problem solving, analysis, and design techniques. Applications for summer 2024 will open November 15th, 2023 and close March 15th, 2024. ..(more)
The AMDA High School Conservatory is an immersive program that provides extraordinary performing arts training for passionate artists. This program offers cutting-edge learning opportunities that are uniquely personal and specifically designed for today’s emerging performing artists...(more)
Experience real-world science working hands-on in a biotech research laboratory with professional industry scientists. Learn advanced lab skills that are not taught in school or college. Pursue your own research in our community lab. Gain valuable insights into bioscience careers. ..(more)
World Scholars Academy offers elite online summer courses for ages 12-18 designed and taught by world-leading professional scholars. Explore your future career path and accelerate your success with personalized academic guidance and high-level instruction from the world's most accomplished educators...(more)
Experience this pre-college program for high school students on the campus of UCLA and get a sneak peek at college life! Explore your interests with a wide selection of enriching and engaging courses, and discover the best sights and activities in Los Angeles with your new friends. This high school summer program balances academic preparation, fun group excursions, and structured independence to help prepare teens for college and make new, lasting connections...(more)
The Summer Academies in the Arts are college and career preparatory intensives in Art, Dance, Drama, and Music focused on practical and technical skill development for experienced high school and college arts students on campus at UC Irvine. ..(more)
As the founder of College Safari, LLC and an Independent Educational Consultant based in Orange County, California, Melinda works both in-person and virtually with students throughout the United States. Her mission is to empower students and their parents to navigate the journey to college with confidence..(more)
Educational Resource Consultants has provided psychological evaluations and treatments for kids and adults for 30 years, specializing in learning disabilities, mood and behavior disorders. The company includes two psychologists, two therapists and five credentialed teachers...(more)
Rhodes Educational Consulting guides students and their families through the college application process, helping maximize options. Our students have been admitted to over 100 colleges and universities, and many have received partial or full merit scholarships using our financial advice...(more)
The College Blueprint, LLC provides comprehensive career guidance and college preparation for middle, high school, and college students. Founded in 2003, The College Blueprint, LLC, has grown into a vibrant college counseling practice...(more)
The AMDA Gap Programs unite college-age students, between 18-25, from all over the world for an urban performing arts adventure and a culturally immersive experience. Offering world-class training in Acting and Musical Theatre, our programs provide students with a unique opportunity to live out their passion for performance at the center of all the action in New York City!..(more)
Students will have the chance to discuss the art, craft, and business of being a writer in the film industry. Ideal for the highly motivated, students should enter this program open to meaningful collaboration, a willingness to offer and receive constructive criticism, and the desire to learn. Applications for summer 2024 open November 15th, 2023 and close March 15th, 2024...(more)
Programs outcomes include: explore a passion that drives you and gain insight into your own entrepreneurial spirit, learn how to work closely with peers on group projects, and gain the leadership skills necessary to be successful in business school and beyond. The application for summer 2024 opens on November 15, 2023 and closes on March 15, 2024. ..(more)
The course focuses on the important issues and topics that different groups encounter in the US. After grounding the groups in their individual contexts, the course will take on various political issues to determine how they work together (or against each other). Applications for summer 2024 will open on November 15, 2023 and close on March 15, 2024. ..(more)