The Program

Students visit Lincoln Center and enjoying a Mets Baseball gameThe New York College Experience is an academic program for students in grades 9-12 held at Barnard College of Columbia University in New York City. There are over twenty courses available, ranging from Advertising and Media, Fashion, International Business, Journalism, Medical Science, Musical Theater, Politics and Human Rights, and more.

The faculty includes academics from Barnard College, Columbia University, New York University, and other top institutions, and our guest speakers represent the greatest minds of New York from the worlds of business, journalism, science, and beyond.

Students enjoy a daily schedule that combines intellectual and cultural enrichment, activities, and sports. In addition, students have the opportunity to learn about American universities thanks to workshops with admissions officers from various institutions and college tours of several Ivy League universities.

Safety and round-the-clock supervision is ensured by an experienced staff of program administrators.

The New York College Experience is sponsored by The Foundation for International Education in cooperation with Oxbridge Academic Programs.