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    Duke University: Pre-College Programs

    Duke University: Pre-College Programs


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential, Online
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June, July
    • Session Length: One Week, Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: STEM, Arts, Humanities
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications, Business Management and Administration, Government and Public Administration, Health Science, Human Services, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Duke Pre-College Programs provide academically motivated middle and high school students with rigorous learning experiences. Duke Pre-College Programs inspire and challenge the next generation of problem-solvers. Our diverse selection of courses is designed to bring the Duke experience to current 6th-11th graders through cutting-edge topics featuring Duke guest speakers, researchers and resources.

    Our program offerings:

    Residential: Middle and High School Course Options

    In Duke Pre-College’s 2022 Residential Program, you will enjoy an unforgettable two-week residential and academic experience. Live in a Duke dormitory, eat in world-class dining facilities, and visit significant locations throughout campus. Experience life at Duke University!

    Hybrid: High School Course Options

    Duke Pre-College’s Hybrid Program provides one week of synchronous and asynchronous online learning and one week immersed in the residential and academic life of Duke University! Enjoy the best of both learning experiences in Duke Pre-College’s Hybrid Program.

    Pre-college labs & Expert panels week: High School Course Options

    Enjoy a first-hand look at Duke University’s cutting-edge facilities and hear from leading experts in Duke Pre-College’s Labs & Expert Panels Week. Study a topic through active, hands-on learning while living on Duke University’s beautiful campus during an intensive week of discovery and innovation.

    Online 2022: High School Course Options

    Enjoy the Duke experience from home in Duke’s Online Program. Study a topic of interest and connect with a global network of peers. Daily lessons will include both synchronous and asynchronous sessions. Experience live Zoom meetings with your instructors and like-minded students. Take part in active small and whole group activities while enjoying the flexibility of online learning in Duke Pre-College’s Online Program.

    College credit for Commuter & online-only: High School Course Options

    Qualified 10th and 11th grade students may take Duke University undergraduate courses for credit in commuter or online courses. More information is available on our website.