Summer Programs

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Summer Mock Trial Program

Are you interested in pursuing a career in law? Then you have the opportunity to get a head start in learning about the legal profession  and engage in a Mock Trial over the course of the summer.  At the City College Summer Mock Trial Program students enroll, for six weeks, in PSC 126 (Introduction to the American Legal Process) for three (3) college credits in the morning in preparation for a mock trial competition in the afternoons.  The mock trial case will be adapted from cases provided by the Justice Resource Center at CCNY.  During the final week of the program, students spend the morning sessions in final preparation for afternoon competitions.    
June 29 to August 6, 2015
Monday through Thursday
10:00AM to 4:00 PM
Three (3) college credits upon successful completion.

Metrocards and lunch vouchers are 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 overall grade point average of 80
  • Have one of the following:
    • a minimum ELA Regents score of 75 OR
    • a SAT reading score of 480 OR
    • a PSAT reading score of 48
    • Students coming from City 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 City College's College Now staff.