On-Campus Programs

Dive into business on an Ivy League campus with Wharton instructors and exceptional peers.

Wharton Global Youth On-Campus Programs are immersive, pre-collegiate experiences for students currently enrolled in grades 9–11. Led by Wharton faculty and instructional staff, these programs explore topics driven by Wharton research and teaching. Students get the chance to engage with our rigorous business education while studying and networking with global peers, all before they head to college.

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“The invaluable advice from professors and speakers, the busy cacophony of the Houston Market during lunchtime, and the unforgettable weekend hangouts with my newfound friends – those were what made the two weeks at Wharton priceless.”

– YIHAN T., WASHINGTON, USA

Programs

Program Comparison Chart

PROGRAMDURATIONLOCATIONPREREQUISITESPARTICIPANTSPROGRAM DATES
Essentials of Entrepreneurship
(product design and development, innovation, entrepreneurship)
2 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USAInterest in business, entrepreneurship and/or product design.Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniorsTBA
Essentials of Finance
(finance, accounting, economics, investing)
2 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated experience within business, economics, and/or finance is highly recommended.Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniorsTBA
Essentials of Innovation
(commercial and social innovation, venture implementation)
2 WeeksSan Francisco, CA, USAInterest in business, startup culture, and/or innovationRising sophomores, juniors, and seniorsTBA
Leadership in the Business World
(leadership, management, organizational strategy, teamwork, operations)
3 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated academic excellence and leadership roles in academic and/or extracurricular settings.Rising seniorsTBA
Data Science Academy
(data science, machine learning, programming, analytics, statistics)
3 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated high level math and/or data analytics in academic courses and/or extracurricular experiences. Previous understanding of statistics is preferred.Rising juniors and seniorsTBA
Moneyball Academy
(sports analytics, statistics, programming, data analysis)
3 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated high level math and/or data analytics in academic courses and/or extracurricular experiences. Previous understanding of statistics and an interest in sports is preferred.Rising juniors and seniorsTBA
Sports Business Academy
(leadership, management, marketing, sports business)
3 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated leadership abilities and an interest in sports, business and/or management. Rising juniors and seniorsTBA
Management & Technology Summer Institute
(engineering, entrepreneurship, management)
3 WeeksPhiladelphia, PA, USADemonstrated academic excellence and leadership roles in academic and/or extracurricular settings.Rising seniors and (select) rising juniorsTBA

Hear from the Students

Curious about Wharton Global Youth Programs? See what past participants have to say about lessons learned and connections made.