The University of Miami Summer Scholars Program (SSP) is an exciting opportunity for current high school sophomores and juniors to explore their academic passions and experience what its like to be a college student.
This unique academic program allows students to earn college credit, interact with world class professors, make lasting friendships, and grow as independent thinkers. Students select one academic specialty from UM's schools and colleges. Each academic specialty consists two courses for a total of 6 credits. The courses are structured around hands-on experiences, guest lecturers, open discussion, lab work and field trips. Morning class is from 8:20 - 11:30 a.m. and afternoon class is from 1 - 4:10 p.m. The two business courses offered are "Fundamentals in Business" and "Fundamentals of Ethics and Leadership in Business and Law".