CTY offers five residential programs for qualified students who have completed grades 7 and above. Please see the links below for more information on each of these gifted and talented programs.
All courses in the Intensive Studies program require Advanced CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. These are scores that place them above the mean for college-bound high school seniors. In addition, students must:
All courses in the Academic Explorations program require CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. In addition, students must:
The Civic Leadership Institute is offered at site locations in Baltimore, Maryland, and Berkeley, California. All Talent Search participants and students with similar grade level scores, and who have completed at least grade 9 by the time the program begins, are eligible to attend.
This program, focusing on Global Issues in the 21st Century is offered at Princeton University and requires CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. Students must have completed at least grade 10 by the time the program begins.