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Do colleges care about summer programs?

Hey guys, I'm thinking about applying to some summer programs to further explore my interests. I'm wondering if participating in these programs will have any impact on my college applications. Do colleges value summer programs? Thanks for your help!

10 months ago

Hey there! I think it's great that you're considering summer programs to explore your interests. From my experience with my own child's college application process, I can tell you that colleges do value summer programs, but it's important to choose the right ones for you. Participating in a summer program related to your interests can show colleges that you're dedicated to learning more about a specific area and that you're proactive in seeking out opportunities to grow. This can definitely be a plus on your college applications. However, keep in mind that just attending any summer program won't necessarily impress colleges. It's essential to pick programs that are well-regarded in the field you're interested in and that will genuinely help you expand your knowledge and skills. In short, if you choose a summer program that aligns with your interests and provides a valuable experience, it can have a positive impact on your college applications. Best of luck, and I hope you find an amazing program that suits your needs!

10 months ago

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