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Summer Youth Camps

SAT Preparation Review Course

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2015 Summer Youth Schedule Available

Youth Camp Course Descriptions

Medical Authorization Form

Scholarship Application

Summer Camp Course Registration Form

Boys Basketball Camp Registration and Medical Release Forms

Penn State Hazleton's summer camps provide an educational and fun experience to area youth. Campers are challenged with projects, crafts, and activities that lead them to explore exciting new fields. Camp programs and curriculums are continuously being developed to offer new challenges and opportunities in the areas of: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

New for Summer 2015!!

*Send your child half day or full day.

*Scholarships are available on a first come, first served basis (call for details and application - 570-450-3110)

*Early drop off and late pick up (8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.) for an extra $35.00 per week.

For more information contact: 
Debra Conway
Phone: 570-450-3136
E-mail: dxk40@psu.edu


SAT & ACT Review Course 

Penn State Hazleton offers high school students a six week, grade-free course to prepare students for the SAT and ACT. The courses are not designed as cram courses for the tests, but rather to provide information on the current format of the SAT/ACT and to instruct students in test-taking techniques to help them realize their full potential on the test.  

SAT Prep Course 

SAT Critical Reading, Math, Writing, Essay

Course dates:

     Session 1 - Tuesdays/Thursday, September 15 – October 29, 2015

     Time:  5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

     Course Fee:  $299.00  (includes books/materials)


ACT Test Prep Course

ACT Reading, Math, English, Essay, Science

Course dates:

      Call for information on schedule (570) 450-3136

     Time:  5:00-7:30 p.m.

      Course Fee:  $250.00 (includes books/materials)


  • Familiarity with the current format of the SAT/ACT
  • Recommended order for taking the test
  • Verbal skills - increase reading comprehension and understanding paired passages
  • Copyrighted approached to solving analogy questions
  • Essay - strategies and tips 
  • Math skills - focuses on problem solving methods 
  • Advantages and disadvantages of guessing
  • Ways to reduce the time needed to answer questions
  • Scoring of the SAT/ACT and how to compute a score on sample tests


Instructors are approved by Penn State University to teach the SAT and ACT Preparation course and are fully qualified to effectively assist the students in improving their math and verbal skills and test-taking strategies.


  • Course materials are practical and relevant for the current SAT/ACT
  • Students are given homework assignments between classes
  • Sample SAT/ACT exams are given as practice tests


For more information or to register, please contact:
Debra Conway
Phone: 570-450-3136
E-mail: dxk40@psu.edu


Registration Information

Our Continuing Education Program provides many options to register for classes.

Register by Telephone

Individuals registering by telephone may do so by using their credit card and by calling 570-450-3110

Register by Fax

Click here for printable registration form and fax with credit card information or letter of authorization from your employer/organization to 570-450-3104

Register by Mail

Click here for printable registration form. Complete the form and mail with payment to:

Penn State Hazleton
Continuing Education
76 University Drive
Hazleton, PA 18202

Refund Policy

Due to demand for courses and camps, advance payment for registration is required no later than one (1) week prior to the first class.  Space cannot be held without payment. Cancellations must be received at least three (3) working days prior to the first day of class, or the student will be responsible for the fee.  The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.


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Contact Information

Debra Conway
Slusser/Bayzick Building
Phone: 570-450-3136
Email: dxk40@psu.edu


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