Middle School Overview

Join us to explore your interests at the NSLC for middle school students.

For over 30 years, we have welcomed outstanding middle school and high school students from across the U.S. and around the world to explore their academic and career interests and develop essential leadership skills during exciting and interactive summer programs at the NSLC.

Choose your program.

Middle School students choose between four different interactive programs.

Animal Sciences

Animal Sciences

Hands-on workshops focus on the health and well-being of different animal species, environmental conservation, and habitat preservation.

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Gain a deeper understanding of engineering through interactive build projects that challenge your creativity and problem solving skills.

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Medicine & Health Care

Medicine & Health Care

Engaging activities uncover the inner workings of the human body and the endless opportunities available to pursue in health care.

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U.S. Government & History

U.S. History & Government

Immersive simulations challenge you to think critically about our current governmental structures and the history behind how they were established.

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Benefits of Attending

Become a leader

Develop essential leadership skills and confidence.

Meet new people

Make friends from around the world with similar interests.

Get inspired

Get motivated and excited about the future.

Expand your knowledge

Learn about new industries and professions.

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Each NSLC program contains a leadership curriculum designed to teach skills that can apply to all areas of life. Workshops on goal setting, personality styles, communication and listening, and empathy set the foundation for a successful future no matter where it may lead.

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Your future starts here.

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