School of performing and visual arts at the University of California, Irvine. Bachelor's and Master's degrees offered in Art, Dance, Drama, and Music. Programs are among the top-ranked nationally...(more)
TeenLife Los Angeles
Welcome to TeenLife Los Angeles! Want to write the next Hollywood blockbuster or learn about the future of medicine? Spend some time in Los Angeles, the City of Angels, for the opportunity to soak up an unforgettable experience and some sun!
Using this page, students and parents can explore summer programs, community service opportunities, gap year options and so much more, all in the Los Angeles area! Cost and requirements will vary depending on the program, but opportunities on this page are intended for all teens age 13 – 19.
What does TeenLife Los Angeles offer you or your teen? Teens can take rigorous pre-college courses at UCLA or Loyola Marymount University. They can study Stem Cells in an exciting and cutting-edge science program. Or, they could seek out volunteer opportunities at places like the California Science Center, the Reef Check Foundation, or the Sherman Oaks Public Library.
In short, if you’re looking for an out-of-school enrichment program in Los Angeles, TeenLife can help you find it. Use the filters on the left side of this screen to narrow down your search and start exploring today!
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For over 50 years, AMDA has been celebrated as one of America’s premier performing arts institutes. With New York and Los Angeles campuses, AMDA offers four-year BFA and two-year Conservatory programs, providing students state-of-the-art resources and one-on-one attention with still-working professionals...(more)
A one-of-a-kind opportunity for any teen (age 15-19) looking to experience uninterrupted and genuine insight into their own life experience. Teens hang out and connect with their peers & mindfulness teachers in a welcoming, fun, and safe community!..(more)
Almost 24 years after Kevin met with his first student at a kitchen table in Southern California, Collegewise has become the nation’s largest college admissions counseling organization. With over 70 admissions experts and 40 testing and curriculum tutors, we’re out to change the way that families approach the college admissions process...(more)
Loyola Marymount University offers a unique 2023 summer program with courses that range from Acting for the Camera to Entrepreneurship. Be sure to check our site for additional program details...(more)
The course seeks to establish a solid foundation of technical, creative, team work, and communication skills for future engineers through effective problem solving, analysis, and design techniques. Apply by our March 15, 2023 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)
Pathways to Stem Cell Science is a non-profit biotech research organization. We offer a variety of programs for K-12 students to learn real-world science working hands-on with stem cells in a professional biotech research lab. Our programs are taught by renowned industry scientists who are also exceptional teachers. They help students prepare for advanced science education, workplace internships & science careers by building passion, confidence & universally applicable lab skills...(more)
World Scholars Academy offers elite online summer courses for ages 12-18 designed and taught by world-leading professional scholars. Explore your future career path and accelerate your success with personalized academic guidance and high-level instruction from the world's most accomplished educators...(more)
Experience this pre-college program for high school students on the campus of UCLA and get a sneak peek at college life! Explore your interests with a wide selection of enriching and engaging courses, and discover the best sights and activities in Los Angeles with your new friends. This high school summer program balances academic preparation, fun group excursions, and structured independence to help prepare teens for college and make new, lasting connections...(more)
This is truly the ultimate west coast teenage road trip! This program begins in San Francisco and Lake Tahoe in Northern California. Then cruise down the coast and fall in love with the beaches of Santa Barbara and the most famous hotspots in LA & San Diego. Next, this summer adventure takes you into the American Southwest exploring the majesty of dramatically changing scenery with a stay in Vegas and grand finale in beautiful Scottsdale. ..(more)
Turn your Cali dreams into reality on this teen tour that packs in a week of SoCal glamour, palm trees and beaches with NorCal excitement and action-packed fun. Take in the sights and sounds of San Francisco as you visit Alcatraz, the “seal-ebrities” at Pier 39 and cross the Golden Gate Bridge. Waterski or wakeboard on Lake Tahoe, before soaking up the sun on the beautiful beaches of Santa Barbara. Search for celebrities in Los Angeles and then ride the waves in San Diego...(more)
The AMDA Gap Programs unite college-age students, between 18-25, from all over the world for an urban performing arts adventure and a culturally immersive experience. Offering world-class training in Acting and Musical Theatre, our programs provide students with a unique opportunity to live out their passion for performance at the center of all the action in New York City!..(more)
The Summer Academies in the Arts are college and career preparatory intensives in Art, Dance, Drama, and Music focused on practical and technical skill development for experienced high school and college arts students on campus at UC Irvine. ..(more)
The Public Health Leadership Summer Institute and Medical Academy is an unparalleled college-preparatory experience. Available both IN-PERSON AND VIA DOWNLOAD, participants will experience a TRANSFORMATION while exploring public health, clinical medicine, and social justice. ..(more)
Diane Geller will help you to navigate your future with certainty. Trying to find your place in the world as a young adult is not easy. Career consulting can help you identify your personal skills, interests, and values as you explore careers that fit your goals...(more)
College Connections’ main objective is to have our students gain admission to the college which is their best match, and where they find happiness, success and a solid academic program. We assist high school, college, transfer and graduate students with college admission and financial guidance..(more)
As the founder of College Safari, LLC and an Independent Educational Consultant based in Orange County, California, Melinda works both in-person and virtually with students throughout the United States. Her mission is to empower students and their parents to navigate the journey to college with confidence..(more)
Educational Resource Consultants has provided psychological evaluations and treatments for kids and adults for 30 years, specializing in learning disabilities, mood and behavior disorders. The company includes two psychologists, two therapists and five credentialed teachers...(more)