Summer Programs

College Now @ John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Summer Institute

The Criminal Justice Institute will use a combination of classroom instruction, seminar, real-world testimonials of working professionals, and hands-on activities, and a mock trial afternoon workshop to expose students to the historical and contemporary workings of the criminal justice system.  
July 7 – August 7, 2014
Monday through Thursday
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Three college credits upon successful completion.

Metrocards and lunch vouchers provided.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a New York City public high school student, entering 11th or 12th grade in September 2014
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 85 in English for students entering 11th grade, or 75+ on the ELA Regents for students entering 12th grade
  • Students not meeting academic requirements but who express strong interest in the program will be granted an opportunity to interview for program openings
  • Students coming from John Jay College partner schools will be given priority, but eligible students from other public schools may attend if space permits.

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For more information on this program contact John Jay College's College Now staff.