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Step into the world of healthcare with our dynamic program, perfect for students considering a career in medicine. This course is tailored to unveil the myriad pathways within the medical field, offering you a unique opportunity to explore various specialties such as cardiology, radiology, and orthopedics.

  • Delve into the complexities of medical school admissions, including entrance exam preparations and residency planning.
  • More than just a course, it's a chance to understand the critical importance of scientific inquiry and curiosity on your path to becoming a healthcare professional.
  • Engage directly with seasoned doctors, medical students, and residents, gaining invaluable insights and experiences.
  • Our program is a window into the diverse and rewarding world of medicine, designed to guide and inspire future medical leaders.

Join us to chart your course in the ever-evolving, life-saving field of medicine!

This program is not run by the campus partners. Universities and their affiliated departments are not responsible for this program in any way.


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Location

The University of California, Berkeley, is ranked as one of the top public universities in the world!

  • Its faculty has garnered over 70 Nobel Prizes and 14 Pulitzers.

  • Its excellence in academics, alongside its abundant recreation opportunities and prized location in the San Francisco Bay Area, affords the ideal program experience for students.

What's Included

Full Board - Residential Students:

  • Includes: all meals, lodging, excursions, academic course, weekend excursions, application fee $99, Pre-Med course supplement: $250

  • Excludes: optional airport pickup and drop off service (available for an additional fee)

Day Course - Commuter Students:

  • Includes: lunch, academic course, excursions, programming from 9am to 6pm, Monday-Friday, application fee $99, Pre-Med course supplement: $250

  • Excludes: lodging, breakfast, dinner, and weekend excursions (Weekend excursions can be added on for $125 per day)

Activities

Diverse Discovery! Activities and sights to suit every interest await in the vibrant surroundings:

  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Lawn games, and more.

Accommodations

Experience the true first-year students lifestyle on UC Berkeley campus!

  • Share a gender-segregated dorm room without A/C, accommodating two to four students, in the iconic Unit 1 or Unit 2 Residence Halls.

  • Rooms contain an extra-long twin size bed, desks, drawers, mirror and a closet.

  • Bed sheets and linens will be provided (but extra blankets and towels are recommended).

  • Shared common bathrooms, just like first-year college students.

  • 24-hour security and electronic keys to enter each building and dorm room.

  • Enjoy meals at the bustling Crossroads Dining Hall or explore local Berkeley eateries.

  • Catering to most dietary needs, ensuring everyone has delicious and healthy meal choices.

Excursions

  • Bay Area Exploration: Discover attractions like the Exploratorium and Chabot Space & Science Center, including the NASA Ames Visitor Center.
  • Cultural Richness: Embrace the history, sights, parks, and famous landmarks the Bay Area has to offer.
  • Berkeley Arts & Culture: Dive into the arts and culture scene with UC Berkeley's vibrant community offerings, including parks, stages, and renowned restaurants.
  • California's Great America: A 100-acre amusement park with famous attractions, including the celebrated Gold Striker roller coaster.
  • San Francisco Scavenger Hunt: Discover San Francisco's famous landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf through an interactive scavenger hunt.

Educational Excursions:

  • Visit to the UCSF KANBAR Simulation Center.
  • Completion of requirements for CPR certification for all students.
  • Rotation through various medical disciplines with opportunities to meet distinguished professionals.
  • Potential tour of UC Berkeley's Henry H. Wheeler Brain Imaging Center, featuring a top-tier functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) system.

Transportation

  • Group airport transfers: $95 each way.

  • Transfers outside of the official group pick-up and drop-off time window: $195 each way

  • Unaccompanied minor transportation: $145 total each way

Arrivals During Flight Window:

  • Greeted by campus staff.

  • Stay at the airport with staff until the flight window closes and all students have arrived.

  • Transported to campus after the flight window ends.

  • No immediate meeting by staff; must wait for the official arrival window.

  • For late arrivals(within reason), for those that pay a transfer fee will be met at the airport.

General Departure Information:

  • Students who opt for departure transfer (with a $95 fee) will arrive at the airport at maximum 10:00am.

  • Suitable for flights departing at 12:00pm or later.

  • With additional fee, there might be service for flights departing before 12:00pm.

Lesson Plan

Program Overview:

  • Learn about a variety of fields of medicine to begin identifying an area of interest in medical school.
  • Learn about the process of applying to medical school and how to plan your future medical pathway beyond medical school admissions.
  • Meet medical professionals, students, and residents to "rotate" through a variety of medical disciplines and learn more about possible medical research, areas of study, and get hands-on experience in the field.
  • Explore an emerging medical issue or field and perform research on the topic to begin finding possible solutions with the help of current medical students.

 

Course Schedule:

  • First week: Five 3-hour classes, 9am-12pm, Monday to Friday
  • Second week: Four 3-hour classes, 9am-12pm, Monday to Thursday
  • Wednesday afternoons are dedicated to additional academic time (excursions, speakers)

Sample Tutors

  • Course and Curriculum are designed by Dr. Andrew Eyre and Dr. Sean Kivlehan.

  • Instructors will be a rotation of physician specialists from UCSF.

Extras

  • Airport Shuttle service: $95 (Each way)

  • Registration fee: $99

  • Pre-Med course supplement: $250 (Included in course fee)

  • Pocket Money: We suggest an extra $100 per week.

Requirements

Criteria for Admission:

  • Vaccination Requirements: May be necessary for in-person programs, depending on university policies.

  • Academic requirements:

    • For students entering grades 9-12

    • A grade point average of 3.0 (or equivalent)

  • English Proficiency for International Students: Telephone interview or minimum test scores:

    • TOEFL: 490 (paper) or 60 (iBT).

    • Cambridge: PET-Distinction or FCE-C.

    • SAT: 450 in Reading/Writing.

  • Decisions are emailed within 7 to 10 business days after application review.


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Session Dates

Good News! You are not going to pay the full fee today, just a small deposit. After paying today, you will first get an enrollment form, and then receive a booking confirmation.

June - Day Camp

Start 6/30/2024
End 7/12/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $3,547

June - Boarding

Start 6/30/2024
End 7/12/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $6,147

July - Day Camp

Start 7/14/2024
End 7/26/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $3,547

July - Boarding

Start 7/14/2024
End 7/26/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $6,147

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