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Murray State University is a public university with an enrollment of approximately 11,000 students. It is located in the southwestern part of the state near Tennessee/Missouri. It has noteworthy programs in fine arts and education in addition to degree programs through the master’s level.

Summer Programs at Murray State University

Commonwealth Honors Academy is a three-week academic residential program offering six hours of university credit. Students study an interdisciplinary humanities and fine arts curriculum and also choose an elective in business, education, health, science or communications. This program is open to Kentucky residents and students from out-of-state areas surrounding Murray. 

The Kentucky Governor’s Scholars Program is a college immersion program for academically talented Kentucky high school students. It is a FREE program, but the application process is competitive. The program is held in three sessions during the summer and at three Kentucky universities.

Summer Art Workshop offers an immersion in the visual arts with opportunities to experiment in sculpture with LED lights, figure drawing, metalsmithing and monoprint. The Workshop is available on a residential or commuter basis. 

Young Authors Camp encourages creative writing with practice in poetry, stories, essays and plays. 

The Murray State Racers lead a range of camps, team camps and clinics. See the Racers Sports Camps site for complete schedules.


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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
Commonwealth Honors Academy
Murray, KY
06/10/17 to 07/01/17 N/A $195
Governor's Scholars Program
Murray, KY
06/25/17 to 07/29/17 N/A $0
Governor's Scholars Program
Murray, KY
06/24/17 to 07/28/17 N/A $0
Governor's Scholars Program
Murray, KY
06/18/17 to 07/22/17 N/A $0
Summer Art Workshop
(Art)
(Art)
Murray, KY
06/11/17 to 06/17/17 $275 $375
Summer Challenge
Murray, KY
06/19/17 to 06/23/17 $375 $475
Summer Challenge
(Art,Creative Writing,Academic Prep,
STEM,Computer Science)
(Art,Creative Writing,...)
Paducah, KY
06/19/17 to 06/23/17 $375 N/A
Young Authors Camp
(Creative Writing)
(Creative Writing)
Murray, KY
06/05/17 to 06/09/17 $120 N/A
Football 1-Day Camps
Murray, KY
06/16/17 to 06/24/17 N/A
Jeremy Grove Soccer Girls Elite, ages 12-18
Murray, KY
07/01/17 to 07/02/17 N/A $250
Jeremy Groves Soccer Coed, ages 5-13
Murray, KY
07/24/17 to 07/28/17 N/A
Jeremy Groves Soccer Coed, ages 5-13
Murray, KY
06/05/17 to 06/09/17 N/A
Racer Baseball Camps
Murray, KY
Varies N/A
Racer Boys Basketball Camp
Murray, KY
07/31/17 to 08/02/17 $180 N/A
Racer Boys Basketball Camp
Murray, KY
06/19/17 to 06/22/17 $180 N/A
Tennis
Murray, KY
Varies $250 N/A
Track & Field/Cross Country
Murray, KY
Varies $175 $250