COMPASS Summer Experience
Develop your passion. Embrace your future.
June 25-30, 2023
COMPASS is a week-long summer immersion program for high school students and rising college freshmen who would like to explore an academic field of interest through hands-on experiences. Students can choose from a variety of on-campus learning opportunities that fit best with their busy summer schedules. Taught by college-level instructors, COMPASS is a great way to experience life on a college campus and discover a potential career pathway.
Explore genres of literature to draw inspiration for your own stories and characters.
Take a deeper look at the driving force of life – the human mind. Discover why people think and behave the way they do.
Learn the importance of cyber safety and how to protect your personal devices from outside threats.
Get your body and your brain moving as we study the essentials of healthy living. Master the techniques used in wellness testing to identify and treat diseases.
Get up close and personal with WNC’s wildlife! Learn how to take care of natural environments in your own backyard!
Behind every concert production, song recording, film, or TV show is a crew of skilled professionals that bring it all to life. The Audio Production program encourages entrepreneurial thinking as students learn the essentials of the music industry. Leave camp with a new understanding of audio engineering, song writing, and sound editing!
Inspired by real police academy topics and activities, this immersion program will highlight key components of Basic Law Enforcement Training.