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California Youth Think Tank

California Youth Think Tank is a nationally-recognized youth leadership training program for high school and middle school-aged youth.  Housed on the campus of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, this program selects and brings together bright and motivated youth from diverse backgrounds and communities and helps them develop the critical knowledge, skills, and self-confidence needed to achieve success in college, business and life.  Winner of a prestigious State Dept. Award of Excellence in Youth Development, CYTT has been recognized as “one of the most effective programs of its kind in the nation.”  Students from over 250 schools have participated in this “unforgettable,” “life-changing” educational experience.  CYTT graduates have been accepted at over 70 U.S. colleges and universities to date. 

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CYTT College Residence Boot Camp for High School Students

University of Southern California | June 21-27

Fee: $550 | Application Deadline: March 14th

Selected high school students live in a dorm housing facility on the USC campus during their training.  They attend daily classes taught by our staff of educators, counselors, college mentors, and subject experts.  They also participate in a variety of challenging activities designed to help them build leadership, confidence, critical knowledge and the skills needed for success in college, business and life.  Includes USC campus housing, 3 daily meals, comprehensive training, educational materials & supplies, USC facilities usage, field trip transportation, trophies, awards, T-shirts.  Read More...

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CYTT Summer Day Camp for Middle Schoolers (Grades 7-8)

University of Southern California | June 21-27

Fee: $175 | Application Deadline: March 14th

Day Campers attend daily classes on the USC campus from 9am–4pm.  Focus is on academic enrichment and helping students build leadership and confidence while sharpening their communication and critical thinking skills for success in high school and beyond. 

Includes comprehensive training, daily lunch meals, educational materials & supplies, USC facilities usage, field trip transportation, trophies & awards, T-shirts.  Read More...

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YOUNGCENTER

for Academic & Cultural Enrichment

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Young Center for Academic & Cultural Enrichment | 6709 La Tijera Blvd., Suite 614 | LA, CA  90045 | Phone: 310-670-8500 | Fax: 310-670-9800 | Email: theyoungcenter4u@gmail.com

March 14

Application deadline


Mar 16-Apr 1

Applicant Interviews


Apr 3

Final selection of participants


May 8

Final fee payment due (if any)


Date to be Announced

Parent Student Orientation


June 21

College Residence Program begins at USC


June 22

Summer Day Camp begins

Important Dates