Summer Institutes

Note: In the wake of covid-19, all summer session courses will be taught online. Please check the institute page or contact the director for more information on how Summer Institutes will be executed.

Summer Institutes offer an in-depth analysis of topics with a thematic focus. Each program incorporates unparalleled resources and key institutions unique to Washington, D.C. Students attend lectures and seminars by scholars and expert practitioners, conduct field study and visit sites as part of the rigorous study experience.

For more information, please email [email protected] or visit the main Summer page.


2021 Summer Institute


Health Promotion in Underserved Communities

May 17–July 24, 2021 | Up to 13 Credits | Apply by May 15

This 10-week, 13-credit program simultaneously examines the critical effects of culture, race and ethnicity on psychological and behavioral outcomes. Students participating in this institute will receive a discounted tuition rate.

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