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Ithaca Collge is a medium-sized private college located in a small city. It is a liberal arts institution with a conservatory of music, professional programs and graduate programs. It is best known for its communications and journalism program. It has an enrollment exchange program with several universities around the world. It has many notable alumni in broadcasting and acting, including David Muir, Jessica Savitch, David Boreanaz and more.

Summer Programs at Ithaca College

Summer College is offered in a one-week or three-week residential session.

The one-week allows students to choose from
  • American Sign Language
  • American Gangster
  • Digital Music Production
  • New Product Development
  • Screenwriting
  • Sports Media and Marketing
  • and more
The three-week session offers two to four college credits. There are ten courses offered in
  • Acting
  • Capital Market Investing
  • Rhetoric
  • The Politics of Hamilton
  • Musical Theater
  • Health Sciences
  • and more
Ithaca Writers Institute is a non-credit program for enthusiastic writers interested in exploring poetry, fiction, essays and other forms.

The Summer Music Academy offers a high school division (rising 10–12 graders) and an intermediate division (rising 5–9 graders). The programs are led by Ithaca College faculty and guest artists. The Academy offers electives in performance, music education, jazz and more. Summer Piano Institute is a ten-day program for pianists ages 12–18. Audition is by audio recording.

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Day* - Tuition and sometimes meals
Stay** - Tuition, housing, and generally meals
Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
Summer College - One Week Session
Business,Humanities,Sports Management,
American Sign Language)
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A $1,680
Summer College - Three Week Session
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A $5,080
Summer Music Academy - High School Division
(Orchestra,Jazz,Music Composition,
Wind Instruments,Voice)
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A $1,850
Summer Music Academy - Intermediate Division
(Orchestra,Band,Musical Theater,Voice)
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A $815
Summer Piano Institute
Ithaca, NY
Varies N/A $1,640
Writers Institute
(Creative Writing)
(Creative Writing)
Ithaca, NY
Varies $2,050 $2,330