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  • ESL Summer Short Term Programs

    *** Programs are subject to sufficient enrollment.
     

    Criminal Investigation and Cyber Security Camp

    Two popular camps in one program: Criminal Investigation and Cyber Security.

    In the Criminal Investigation camp, participants will work with and learn from top experts. They will be introduced to various components of the investigative process, from investigating a controlled car bombing to interacting with SWAT law enforcement agents. In the Cyber Security camp, participant will learn the essential ins and outs of the Internet of Things (IoT). Topics span across from the computer software, cybersecurity, cyber engineering applications, to electrical and electronics hardware-oriented IoT inner making. Participants will get a taste of being in a college environment, and also get to experience the local culture by venturing out on a few exciting sightseeing trips.

    • Learn: Criminal Investigation, controlled bombing, interacting with SWAT law enforcement agents
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    • Computer software, cybersecurity, cyber engineering, and the ins and outs of Internet of Things.
    • Discover: Erie, Pennsylvania's 4th largest city with its lake, beaches, shopping and more
    • 2 week intensive
    • Arrival and Orientation: July 19th, 2020
    • Departure: August 1st, 2020
    Eligibility and Requirements
    Apply to the Criminal Investigation and Cyber Security Camp

    TOEFL Preparation Program

    You will practice TOEFL-specific skills utilizing real TOEFL materials. You will learn how to achieve a high score on the TOEFL test, through the instructor's use of TOEFL practice tests and practice questions that focus on the TOEFL reading, writing, speaking, and listening sections. Our instructors also teach essential test-taking strategies that include time-management and question management. Instructors provide individualized help during class on needed areas of improvement based on your English skills, and practice test scores on each section. You must have a high-intermediate to advanced level of English language proficiency to attend this program.

    • Learn: increase your chance of success with the TOEFL test
    • Discover: Erie, Pennsylvania's 4th largest city with its lake, beaches, shopping and more
    • Travel:  Tentative locations include Niagara Falls and Washington D.C.
    • Arrival and Orientation: July 19, 2020
    • 3 week intensive: July 20 - August 7, 2020
    • Departure: August 8, 2020
    Eligibility and Requirements  Apply to the TOEFL Preparation Program

    English Language and American Culture Program

    Enroll in this exciting, 3-week program to improve your English and learn about American culture. Spend the mornings building your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, while learning about culture. In the afternoons, take trips to explore historic and cultural sites in Erie, PA and its surrounding region. You must have a basic level of English language proficiency to attend this program.

    • Learn: About the American Culture while strengthening your language skills
    • Discover: Erie, Pennsylvania's 4th largest city with its lake, beaches, shopping and more
    • Travel:  Tentative locations include Niagara Falls and Washington D.C.
    • Arrival and Orientation: July 19, 2020
    • 3 week intensive: July 20 - August 7, 2020
    • Departure: August 8, 2020

    Eligibility and Requirements

    Program Cost

    Basic Program is $2000 for 2 week programs, $3,000 for 3 week programs, and includes: 

    • Transportation between Campus and the Erie International Airport 
    • English Language Classes (5.5 hours per day, 5 days per week) 
    • On-Campus Accommodation
    • 3 Meals per Day + Refreshments
    • Daily activities in the Erie community and beyond (transportation included)
    • Weekend trip to Niagara Falls (includes transportation, lodging, meals, and entrance fees to exhibits)
    • Weekend trip to Washington D.C. (includes transportation, lodging, meals, and entrance fees to exhibits)
Gannon University Institute for Health and Cyber Knowledge (I-HACK)

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