Skip to main content
Registration for 2021 Summer Programs is now open! We can't wait to spend our summer with you. Please visit the individual program webpage and look for the green "register here" button. We are closely monitoring COVID-19 and will provide additional details about updated protocols and safety procedures HERE.

Experience your Summer in the City at Point Park University. Summertime is the best time to be in Downtown, Pittsburgh. Our programs span a wide range of subjects and offer students a glimpse into academic college life. It’s the ideal mix of education and fun. 

Discover your next adventure by selecting a program below! Please be sure to reference our FAQs webpage for additional details about our summer season. Interested in learning more about other non-credit opportunities? Explore all that the Department of Community and Summer Education has to offer today. 


 

Accounting

Accounting | 9th - 12th grade

The goal of the Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP), which is part of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc., is to increase the understanding of accounting career opportunities among high school students in underrepresented minority groups. Through ACAP, students receive education enrichment experiences and practical help needed for college preparation and a career in accounting.

 

Athletics-Banner2.jpg

Athletics | various ages

Calling all Pioneers! Join us this summer as our devoted coaches and staff help to improve your game while also having fun. Point Park University Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and the River States Conference.

 

Cinema

Cinema Arts | 9th - 12th grade

Join a group of like-minded filmmakers as you learn the essentials of cinema production. Our programs offer pre-professional, intensive hands-on education in narrative filmmaking, with collaboration at its core. Please note that these high school programs are all on a first-come, first-serve basis and offer an intimate class size.

 

Communications

Communications | 9th - 12th grade

Network with professionals and explore avenues in media and communications. Led by leading field experts, all programming is career-focused with experiential opportunities to develop outside of the classroom.

  • Sports Communication | To Be Announced

  • Public Relations and Advertising | To Be Announced

  • Going Pro with your Podcast | July 25 - July 30 On-Ground, Residential

 

Dance-Banner-2.jpg

Dance | Ages 10-30

Our dance programs welcome talented dancers, teachers and musicians from around the globe who are all united through the love of dance. Programs offer comprehensive dance instruction specialized in ballet, jazz and modern.

 

Engagmenet-Banner-v2.jpg

Engagement | 6th - 10th grade

Spend quality time learning about civic, business and community organizations to become agents of change in the city of Pittsburgh. Join us as we celebrate the service-learning movement. 

 

Forensic Science

Forensic Science | 9th - 12th grade

A unique and realistic exploration of forensic science, crime scene investigations and more! Point Park faculty with years of experience in the field will lead students through a combination of lectures, student interactions and hands-on experiences. 

 

Theatre-Banner-v2.jpg

Theatre | 9th - 12th grade

A transformative program led by expert industry professionals and Point Park Faculty at the Pittsburgh Playhouse, the arts and entertainment center of the University. Take the stage in our brand new, state-of-the-art performance venue.


 

Community-and-Summer-Education-Logo-Horizontal-Green-on-White.jpeg
Email SummerCamps@PointPark.Edu
Call 412-392-3457
Connect Facebook  Instagram  Vimeo  MailChimp