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Majestic Summer Stock & Investment Program - UCLA

About the provider: "Majestic" - Established 1982, offers programs in 20 countries. 44000 teen travelers in that time! One of the greatest providers of teen experiences on the planet!

age icon 14-18 years old

time icon 3 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 25


Delve into the financial world with our Stock Market Investment course, right on UCLA's campus.

  • Designed for aspiring investors, this course offers a comprehensive understanding of the basics of finance, investment portfolio components, and the mechanics of stock markets.
  • You'll receive a detailed overview of stock market investing, accompanied by practical tools and techniques essential for smart investing.
  • Enhance your learning experience through a simulated stock market competition, where you can apply your knowledge in a dynamic and risk-free environment.
  • Whether you're planning a career in finance or looking to manage your investments, this course lays the foundation for effective stock market engagement.

NOTE: This summer program for high school students is independent and not affiliated with UCLA. Participants use UCLA facilities and some UCLA Extension instructors, but the program is managed separately and is not a UCLA-offered program.


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Location

UCLA, Westwood, Los Angeles

Enjoy UCLA's incredible campus situated in one of the most vibrant cities in the world and surrounded by iconic neighborhoods like Beverly Hills, Westwood & Bel Air.

UCLA Residence:

  • Stay on campus in Sunset Village's Delta Terrace. This premium campus location is close to everything – multiple dining halls, the Sports and Recreation Center, pools, classrooms, and the student union.

What's Included

  • Application and campus ID fees

  • Stay in the UCLA residence

  • Wi-Fi in residence

  • Obtain a letter certifying course completion and eligibility for letters of recommendation.

  • Courses (some may have extra fees)

  • Access to private classes

  • Learn from university-level faculty, experienced instructors, and local professionals.

  • Daily breakfast and dinner included, with a variety of dining hall and local restaurant options.

  • Accommodations available for most dietary preferences and allergies.

  • Unlimited access to UCLA's world-class athletic facilities.

  • Discover L.A.'s top sights, from the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Universal Studios to stunning beaches through excursions.

  • Airport transfers within set times

Activities

Organized Sports & Games:

  • Our sports coordinator organizes games of all kinds outside of class time.
  • Play a game of ultimate Frisbee or maybe cross paths with a Laker or two on the courts.

World-Class Athletic Facilities:

  • Stay active with complimentary access to UCLA's world-class facilities.
  • Enjoy their strength & conditioning zone that includes weight training equipment, cardio machines and stretching mats.
  • Refresh in the pool or break a sweat on the basketball, volleyball, tennis, badminton, racquetball and squash courts.
  • Try out the climbing wall or hang out in the games lounge.

Other activities:

  • Take surf lessons with professional instructors at Santa Monica Beach.
  • Relax or play volleyball at Manhattan Beach.
  • Laugh it up at the IMPROV Comedy Club.
  • Have fun at Raging Waters Water Park beachfront waterslides.
  • Stroll along Rodeo Drive.
  • Choose from over 100 different cuisines at the Original Farmers Market.
  • Attend a Dodgers Major League Baseball game.

Accommodations

  • Delta Terrace at UCLA: Near dining, sports center, pools

  • Suite-style rooms with bathrooms, workspace, AC, Wi-Fi

  • Accommodations typically include 2-3 participants per room, each in their own bed, as bed-sharing is not practiced.

  • Independent travelers are paired with another independent traveler for the duration of the stay.

  • Friends who enroll together have the option to room together.

  • Roommates are assigned according to gender identity, embracing all genders, including those anywhere on the gender spectrum.

  • Breakfast at UCLA dining hall or Café 1919, Dinners at dining hall or various restaurants

  • Diverse menu options; salad bar, burgers, chicken, pizza

Excursions

  • Explore Universal Studios, CityWalk and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!
  • Look for celebrities on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and their handprints outside of TLC Chinese Theater.
  • Check out the characters on Venice Beach and Boardwalk.
  • Visit Santa Monica Pier and soak up the coastal views from the world-famous Ferris Wheel.
  • Experience Disneyland & Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.

Transportation

  • Designated times for arrival to LAX: between 12PM and 4PM

  • **Designated times for departure from LAX: **between 7AM - 9AM

  • Please wait to book flights until after February 1, 2024, and check with us before booking. Once your official booking is confirmed, our operations team will reach out to you to discuss available flight windows and transportation arrangements.

  • We transfer you to the accommodations with no added fee as long as you arrive in our designated times.

  • Chaperoned flights from JFK, Newark, LAX, Miami for international travel

  • Option for chaperoned flight from New York to LA

  • Staff provide airport check-in help and social introductions

  • Receive trip details in advance, and look for name sign upon arrival

  • Coordinate with program for connecting flight arrangements

  • Book your own flights within the set times after confirming with program

Lesson Plan

Typical Weekday Schedule

Your personal schedule and lunch time may vary based on your course choices.

Morning & Afternoon Courses

  • 8:00 AM Wake Up
  • 8:30 AM Breakfast
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Electives (Below)
  • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Lunch
  • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Stock Market & Investment Analysis
  • 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Free time (sports, fitness center, free time, special activities)
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner
  • 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Evening Activities

Morning Course Options as Electives:

Business:

  • International Business & World Financial Markets at UCLA: Study of international business, trade, investment, currency, and regulations with current events context.
  • Sports Management at UCLA: Overview of the business of professional sports, including finance, marketing, and technology.

Law:

  • U.S. Law: Introduction to the U.S. legal system, public policy, legal debates, and simulations.

Social Sciences:

  • Psychology of Human Behavior at UCLA: Basic concepts in psychology, emotional intelligence, perception, and memory improvement.
  • Mastering Public Speaking: Workshops on presentation skills, overcoming mental blocks, and personal coaching.
  • Community Service in L.A.: Service projects with local youth and garden beautification. We are a Certifying Organization for the President’s Volunteer Service Award.
    • Students must be 16 years of age by July 1, 2024 in order to choose this option.
    • Program Length:
      • 14-day Morning or Afternoon Option: 14 hours
      • 21 & 32-day Morning or Afternoon Option: 22 hours

Creative and Applied Arts:

  • Cooking: L.A. Gourmet Experience (only for 21-day programs): Hands-on culinary training with an expert chef, various cooking themes, and a recipe book.
    • * A supplementary fee of $220 applies.

Sports and Wellness:

  • Independent Workout: Personalized weight training and cardio fitness plans.

Language:

  • English Language Learning (ELL): Program to increase fluency, grammar, writing skills, and cultural experiences.
    • * A supplementary fee of $220 applies.

Tools to Prepare for College Admissions

Workshop 1: Choosing the Right School and College Application Process

  • Understand how to choose the right college for your needs.
  • Learn to use tools and resources for college selection.
  • Familiarize with college application elements and the Common Application.
  • Develop academic and extracurricular profiles.
  • Plan timelines for application, supplements, and essays.

Workshop 2: College Essay Writing

  • Discover essay topics and strategies to stand out in admissions.
  • Recognize the personal essay's role in the application.
  • Use real examples to learn fundamental writing skills.
  • Get practical advice for brainstorming, understanding prompts, and editing.

NOTE: We will send you a course choice preference form upon receipt of your application for enrollment. Your course choices will be confirmed in the spring.

Extras

  • Pocket Money Advice: approximately $440 per 14 days and $635 for 21 days (Lunches, snacks, personal spending money for souvenirs, laundry $10 per week etc.) Spending money should be by Credit or Debit card. Lunch costs vary by program type, length, and destination.

  • Transportation to and from the program

  • Program-specific spending advice provided in spring.

  • We also make available optional travel insurance that is not included, but highly recommended.

  • Medical Insurance: Travelers must have adequate medical insurance for the trip. Verify your policy covers international travel. Our insurance packages can cover deductibles, but we're not responsible for the uninsured.

Requirements

  • Minimum beginner-level English needed (Free private English lessons or conversations available on request)


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