Pre-college classes can be particularly beneficial for young students who are eager to expand their academic horizons. Tulane University Pre-College offer such educational opportunities that are tailored to the needs of middle school and high school students.

Academic Excellence Starts Early

Middle schoolers will be immersed in college-level academic disciplines through hands-on experiences and place-based learning. High school students can take courses that expose them to ways of thinking and learning developed to facilitate their transition from high school to college.

Our Middle School STEM enrichment courses are designed for students who are looking to explore new ideas and fields of study. All courses are aligned with science and engineering performance expectations from the Next Generation Science Standards for students entering the 6th, 7th, or 8th grades, although some eighth graders with prior academic experience in their program field may be accepted into a high school program in that subject.

High School STEM enrichment courses are designed for students who are looking to enhance their current understanding of and skills in a specific STEM field. All courses are aligned with high school science and engineering performance expectations from the Next Generation Science Standards for students entering grades eight through twelve.

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Enrichment Highlights

Hands-on courses in a variety of disciplines

Learn from talented instructors

Opportunity to experience college life in a safe environment

Multiple session dates — ideal for busy families

Residential and Day options for middle and high school students

Founded in 1834, Tulane University has the academic traditions and background in the scientific fields, humanities, and the arts to ensure the excellence of its programs. Dedicated staff and faculty, ties to the local community, and hands-on learning come together to provide a transformative educational experience for pre-college students.

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