The Summer Program for Academically Talented Youth, a three-week residential program scheduled for July 7-26 is designed for students in grades seven through 10 who qualify based on SAT or ACT results. A variety of intensive, fast-paced courses will be offered, such as mathematics, including algebra I and II, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, calculus and modern analysis; human anatomy/physiology; forensic science; polymer science; criminal justice; psychology; creative writing; debate; and economics. The program is designed to include appropriate academic, cultural, and recreational experiences. The University of Southern Mississippi offers the program through cooperative efforts with the Duke University Talent Identification Program. Tuition includes the instructional program, books, room and board, recreational activities, and limited accident insurance. Financial aid is available based on need, on a limited basis.
**2013 SUMMER RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS**
Leadership Studies Program • June 16-21• Grades 6-11
Summer Gifted Studies Program • June 23-28 • Grades 4-8
Summer Program for Academically Talented Youth July 7-26 • Grades 7-10
For more information
visit our Web site at http://www.usm.edu/gifted