This summer, customize your college experience through a collection of interdisciplinary courses that blend classroom learning with practical application. Our Summer Edge Academy immerses you in a hands-on academic experience that integrates lectures, guest speakers, collaborative workshops, and field trips. Choose from courses in entrepreneurship, communication, social action, the humanities, and more while developing the practical skills and experience that prepare you for post-college success.
Collaborate with faculty, students, and industry experts on community projects in D.C.
Take advantage of experiential learning opportunities such as guest lectures, workshops, and field trips
Gain knowledge, skills, and experience that you can leverage in the workplace and beyond
Engage with a faculty of forward-thinking experts and scholars
Bridge theory and practice through a blend of classroom learning and hands-on application
Choose from a collection of diverse course offerings to explore areas of interest outside your major
Format & Sample Schedule
The four-week Summer Edge Academy offers a customizable learning experience that includes the following:
One three-credit base course
Up to four one-credit, skill-based electives
You’ll attend your base course every morning, Monday through Thursday, and attend your elective course(s) one afternoon per week.
We recommend that students not take more than 5 credits.
Below is a sample weekly schedule for a student enrolled in one base course and two electives.
Tuition & Scholarships
We offer a variety of enrollment options:
The complete experience ($6,300*): Tuition includes one three-credit base course and access to all skill-based electives, as well as special programming.
Base course and one elective ($5,592): Earn four credits.
One base course ($4,194): Earn three credits.
Elective(s) ($1,398 each): Earn one credit per elective.
*Additional fees may be required
We offer scholarship opportunities for current Georgetown students as well as visiting students. Fill out our scholarship form for more information.
Want to learn more?
Request information to find out the latest on the 2018 Summer Sessions.