International Junior English Summer Camp for Teens in Manhattan, New York City is located on campus of the City College of New York, the oldest college of the City University of New York founded in 1847. This camp offers learners aged 12 - 19 from all over the world the opportunity to improve their English language skills, explore the "Big Apple" and enjoy one of the world's greatest cities and a varied and exciting activity program.
New York City is a global hub of international business and commerce and is one of three "command centers" for the world economy. The city is a major center for finance, media and the arts in the United States. Over 47 million foreign and American tourists visit New York each year. As host of the United Nations headquarters, it is also an important center for international affairs.
Many districts and landmarks in the city have become well-known worldwide. The city has been home to several of the tallest buildings in the world, including the Empire State Building.
The Statue of Liberty - a major tourist attraction and one of the most recognizable icons of the United States - greeted millions of immigrants as they came to America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Major destinations in New York City also include the Empire State Building, Ellis Island, Broadway theatre productions, museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and other tourist attractions including Central Park, Washington Square Park, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, the Bronx Zoo, New York Botanical Garden, luxury shopping along Fifth and Madison Avenues, and events such as the Halloween Parade in Greenwich Village, the Tribeca Film Festival, and free performances in Central Park at Summerstage.
International Residential English Summer Camp for Teens in New York offers English classes, accommodation, catering, sports and social facilities on campus of the City College of New York located in the neighbourhood of Hamilton Heights. We also offer a Day Camp program without accommodations.
Founded in 1847, the City College of New York (CCNY) is the oldest college of the City University of New York. Its 35-acre campus is located in the neighbourhood of Hamilton Heights, a historic, cultural part of northern Manhattan named after a Founding Father of the United States. CCNY offers a safe, green and attractive campus, with a mix of old Gothic architecture and modern facilities. Students stay in apartment-style bedrooms in a comfortable residence just a short walk from the classrooms.
Specialised Course: ENGLISH FOR FUTURE LEADERS
Specialised Course is a three-week course, offering 60 lessons of focused training and development sessions. The specialised lessons are supplemented by 6 lessons (5 hours) of general English on 2 afternoons.
Specialised course students will mix in with general program students for meals and some activities. There will be some alternative activities and excursions for students on a specialised course, which will relate to their studies.
While studying leadership, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of:
- Team-work and leading a team
- Debating skills, influencing people and political awareness
- Public speaking techniques and practice
- Business language and strategic problem solving
- Developing a business proposal and a sales strategy
A final business focused project will bring together all of the topics studied.
Students on this course will also have the opportunity to take part in talks by industry leaders and university representatives, as well as visit local businesses and world famous universities.
The summer camp program includes two full-day and 3 half-day excursions per week and full afternoon and evening activity program. As part of our lively and varied social program, the camp staff will accompany students on the famous subway to travel around the city like true New Yorkers.
Click here to review the Schedule of our 2018 Program.