Summer Programs

College Now @ Baruch College

The Liberal Arts Academy

At the Baruch College Now Liberal Arts Institute you may choose from five (5) credit-bearing cohort courses and co-curricular, afternoon workshops that will focus upon on the completion of a culminating project. Courses include:

  • Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • Introduction to Business
  • Critical Health Issues
  • Journalistic Writing
  • Citizenship and Public Affairs

At the Institute you will receive a firsthand glimpse of what is needed to succeed in a college course and learn how to think independently and critically while promoting your intellectual and personal growth. Each course will award three college credits. Attendance at the afternoon workshop will be mandatory to receive credit for the morning course. All accepted students will be required to attend a mandatory orientation and maintain satisfactory attendance and academic performance.
July 6 through August 13, 2015
Monday through Thursday
9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Up to 3 college credits upon successful completion

Metrocards and lunch vouchers provided

Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a New York City public high school student, entering 11th or 12th grade in September 2015
  • Have a minimum score of 75 on the English Regents exam, 50 on the PSAT Critical Reading, or 500 on the SAT Critical Reading, AND a minimum score of 75 on the Math Regents exam, 50 on the PSAT Math, or 500 on the SAT Math

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