Program Overview

Build a career in architecture.

At the NSLC on Architecture, you’ll take your building from draft to development as you learn essential skills and explore modern architecture and structural history.

It was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had. I got to meet so many new people that completely changed my perception of the world.

Marianne, Costa Rica

Guest Speakers

Gain industry insights.

Interact with guest speakers from a variety of backgrounds that bring practical knowledge and real-world experiences to the Architecture program.

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Trips & Tours

Go beyond the classroom.

Gain a new perspective on architecture through field trips that uncover how the industry works behind the scenes. A mix of educational and sightseeing tours allow you to explore the city surrounding the university.

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Georgetown University Trips & Tours

Trips and tours may include:

  • School of Architecture and Planning at The Catholic University
  • Gensler Firm Visit
  • National Building Museum
  • D.C. Architectural Tour
  • Capitol Hill & Smithsonian Museums
  • Historic D.C. Monuments at Night
  • University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

Leadership
is in our name.

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

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Life on a College Campus

Dates, Locations, & Tuition

NSLC provides an immersive pre-college experience that prepares students for life beyond high school, allowing them to study in university classrooms, learn to navigate a campus, and experience living with roommates. All students are required to reside in supervised campus dormitories and will be provided meals through campus dining services.

What does my tuition include?

Georgetown University

Washington, DC

$3,895 Residential

Summer 2024

Jun 17 - Jun 25

Jun 29 - Jul 7

Jul 12 - Jul 20

Jul 24 - Aug 1

Trips & Tours Sample Schedule

Georgetown University Trips & Tours

Trips and tours may include:

  • School of Architecture and Planning at The Catholic University
  • Gensler Firm Visit
  • National Building Museum
  • D.C. Architectural Tour
  • Capitol Hill & Smithsonian Museums
  • Historic D.C. Monuments at Night
  • University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Pay over time.

Flexible plans allow you to pay monthly – until 30 days before your program – at no additional fee.
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Protect your tuition.

Affordable trip insurance protects your investment in case of emergency.
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Apply for a scholarship.

NSLC awards more than $500,000 in scholarships each year.
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Earn College Credit

NSLC has partnered with American University to offer an online college credit opportunity for students across all our programs and locations. AU’s faculty-taught courses are completed at home outside the dates of your program and tailored to complement your area of study.

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