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    NYU Summer Programs: Psychology and the Workplace: Social Functions of Emotions


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential, Online
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July, August
    • Session Length: One Week, Other
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Category: Career Exploration
    • Sub-Categories: Psychology
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 16, 17, 18, 19
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Career Clusters: Health Science, Human Services
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (212) 998-7006
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    Psychology provides transferable skills that are valued across industry sectors. In this course, you will examine the biological basis of behavior, explore the role emotions play in our lives, and learn how to cultivate resilience and motivation to thrive in the workforce.

    Through reflective writing, hands-on activities, and guest lectures, you will make critical connections to lived experiences and discover how psychological concepts can support future career goals and wellness in our everyday lives. Special emphasis will be placed on current research and application to real-world contexts and careers.

    Ideal For

    • High school students who have completed grades 9, 10, or 11
    • High school students who are interested in learning more about psychology and its applications to career and life

    You'll Walk Away With

    • An understanding of how biology, motivation, and emotions shape people’s experiences in life and at work
    • An awareness of how to harness psychology to achieve success in the workplace

    Students from around the world attend NYU summer programs, but only a college prep program like High School Academy provides the opportunity to explore both traditional and emerging career paths.



    Cost and Session Information

    Fees for Summer 2023

    Application Fee: $25 (non-refundable)

    Tuition & Program Fees: $2,495 per courseHousing & Dining Fees: $607 per week

    Housing & Dining Fees are still being finalized