SPORTS BROADCASTING • SPORT MANAGEMENT • FORENSICS • DRONES FOR BEGINNERS
Choose from our selection of science, technology and sports-based summer programs with one-of-a-kind opportunities. Overnight and commuter options available. For those students looking to stay overnight, housing will be provided by Dean College.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All pre-college programs are available to high school students ages 14+.
Drone for Beginners course is intended for middle school students and higher, and is not eligible for college credits.
The summer program is held on the campus of Dean College in Franklin, MA. Additional off-site programming, site visits and social activities are scheduled throughout the program.
FOOD & HOUSING
Students have the option to attend a program as resident students or as commuters. For overnight students, breakfast, lunch and dinner is included. Commuters will be provided lunch.
The programs are staffed 24/7, including Resident Directors, Resident Assistants and campus security.
Can you really catch a criminal in 24 hours? The Forensics Pre-College Program will challenge the methods and assumptions presented in crime and hospital shows from an objective and systematic scientific perspective.SPORT MANAGEMENT
Led by instructors for the Center for Business Entertainment and Sport Management at Dean College, this program includes visits to the New England Patriots, Gillette Stadium, McCoy Stadium, WEEI Sports Radio studios & a whole lot more.SPORTS BROADCASTING
Instructed by John Rooke, director for The Center for Business, Entertainment and Sport Management and the voice of the New England Patriots, New England Revolution and Providence College men’s basketball. This program includes visits to the New England Patriots, Gillette Stadium, McCoy Stadium, WEEI Sports Radio studios & a whole lot more.DRONES FOR BEGINNERS
Instructed by Sean McVeigh, an FAA-certified drone pilot. This hands-on course will include a deep dive into building and programming your own DJI Tello Drone. After learning to build, program, fly your drone and capture stunning imagery, you'll learning editing techniques and everything you've ever wanted to know about drone tech & media.
WHAT TO EXPECT
For those students looking to stay overnight to simulate true residential college involvement, housing will be provided by Dean College with night and weekend activities included with your room and board, such as:
• Pawtucket Red Sox game
• New England Revolution game (based on 2019 schedule)
• Miniature golf
• Patriot Place
Free time on campus with options including:
• Flat screen televisionS
• Movie nights
• Access to fitness center
• Pickup basketball and/or soccer games
• All-you-can-eat ice cream
GET A HEAD START
Students earn college credit for successful completion of the following course/programs:
• Sport Management
• Sports Broadcasting
If you attend Dean College, your grade will count towards your overall GPA. The course itself will be applied towards your major or count as a free elective. If you attend another college, you would follow their transfer procedure and it is up to their discretion how they apply your credit.
**Drones for Beginners is a one-week course intended for middle school students and is not eligible for credit.