Programs

Precollege App Design students working in the MakerLab at Brandeis University

App Design

July 2021
Level up your coding skills with instruction from faculty and students in Brandeis' well-regarded computer science course; work together with a team of like-minded peers to conceive, design and code to create a brand-new computer application or game; expand your knowledge of technology and design through MakerLab workshops and field trips to companies like Google and iRobot; and present your app design at the program culmination to professionals who are experts in the technology field.
Precollege students preparing food in a culinary course.

Genesis

July 2021
Join a unique Jewish learning and community-building program that leverages the exceptional assets of Brandeis University and gives you the opportunity to learn, create and grow both academically and Jewishly. The 2021 courses available for study are (students choose one course): Creative Writing, Theatre Arts, Global Religions, and Judaism, Gender and Justice.

Precollege students working with a microscope in the science lab at Brandeis University

Global Health: Science, Medicine, and the Social Determinants of Health

July 2021
This program will address the intersection of health and social justice. Global Health will challenge you to consider remedies and debate the merits of medical vs. social solutions. You’ll gain first-hand experience and have the opportunity to work with your peers to identify and address public health issues.

Brandeis Precollege students discussing art pieces at the Rose Museum at Brandeis University

Race, Inequality and Social Justice

July 2021
This program will address a score of issues that have plagued the United States since its founding. Through case study, statistical analysis, and first-person accounts, you will study the systemic racism that has built a legacy of racial injustice, and explore the key areas that challenge America today.

Precollege students together during a project centered around trust.

Service Leadership

July 2021
Earn community service credit while engaging with populations affected by issues such as income inequality, hunger and homelessness, chronic disability, and the refugee and immigration crisis. At the same time, you will explore key concepts in non-profit organizational behavior and structures.