NYUSPS Get Ahead Professional (GAP) Semester
The NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) Get Ahead Professional Semester (GAP) provides students who have recently graduated from high school, with an immersive academic experience in the heart of NYC—the cultural and financial capital of the world. As a student enrolled in this program, you will participate in a six-week comprehensive learning experience that is designed to give you the competitive edge prior to entering college. The program is specifically designed to sharpen your professional communication skills and build your career readiness by exposing you to a variety of career paths and the expertise of industry thought leaders. Professional development courses provide the basis for the acquisition of critical skill sets that are valued in the college admissions process and in today’s competitive job market.
The NYUSPS GAP Semester offers you a professional edge, which serves as the perfect primer in readying you for undergraduate studies. This gap semester, immersive experience will provide you with a strong foundation for academic and career success by focusing on skills that you will use in your education, life, and work. You also will have the opportunity to explore all that New York City has to offer, taking in the sites and learning how to navigate the professional landscape with students from across the country.
Need-based scholarships available for those who qualify.
(Note: You must be 18 years of age or older by October 8, 2017 to enroll in this program)
If you are an NYU student who is interested in this program, please DO NOT use the application button at right, instead inquire here.
PROGRAM DATES & COSTS
OCTOBER 9, 2017 -
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
- Check-in date for housing:
Sunday, October 8
- Check-out date for housing:
Saturday, November 18
NYC Residential Fee (optional):
Courses are noncredit
September 8, 2017
September 8, 2017