AP Computer Science A is an introductory college-level computer science course and provides you college credit while you are still in school. In this class, you will cultivate your understanding of coding from the ground up, through analyzing, writing, and testing code as you explore concepts like modularity, variables, and control structures. You will learn how to program in Java and how variables, data types, objects, boolean/if statements, and iteration are used.

PUF’s AP Computer Science course is a one-of-a-kind, intensive semester-long opportunity that provides you with rigorous and thorough preparation to excel not only in school but also in CollegeBoard's AP Computer Science A examination.

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This Summer, take the initiative to master new skills and boost your resume for college admissions! No prior knowledge is necessary.

PUF is dedicated to giving our students an edge in the increasingly competitive college admissions process. If you're thinking about pursuing a STEM career, enrolling in the AP Computer Science course is a great way to demonstrate your interests and achievements on your college applications.

PUF's Certificate of Achievement in Computer Science is a noteworthy recognition on our students' resumes. PUF students experience significantly heightened achievements and opportunities in their future pursuits, including college acceptances and career prospects.

Our award-winning, invigorating, and highly acclaimed instructional approach makes our courses very unique and different from all other programs and institutions.
Our Courses are
  • Aligned with the national Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Common Core Mathematics Standards, CSTA Computer Science Standards, and school curriculums.
  • Aligned with the UC’s a-g approved curriculum.
  • Taught by our expert and dynamic, highly qualified University professors with Engineering Degrees and Teaching Credentials, and lead Industry engineers (UC Berkeley alumni) with decades of teaching expertise and 4.0s throughout their academic journeys.
  • Especially designed to be taken by students before the upcoming school year in order to jump ahead of their Class and have a first look at the concepts, mastering the fundamentals of the subject.
  • Designed to enhance our students' critical thinking skills as well as quantitative and analytical skills so that our students become adept and ready to tackle the difficult load of the course.
  • Live and Interactive, with engaging lectures and problem solving sessions in small sections where students receive 1-on-1 personalized attention from the professor.
  • Designed to benefit all students including CP, Regular, Honors, AP, Self-Study, and Homeschool.
  • Rigorous and Thorough, with in-class problem solving and step-by-step guidance from the professor as well as collaborative practice sessions with their coursemates to further strengthen the concepts and boost their confidence in becoming a high achiever in the subject.
  • Well-designed, with proven strategies that give our students an edge in the increasingly competitive college admissions process.
  • Well-appreciated by our past students and their parents for helping them feel very comfortable with the course material and achieve high grades during the school year.
Most students will enroll in more than one course.

PUF students have gained admission to the country’s most selective colleges, including UC Berkeley, Stanford, MIT, and the Ivy League, and land internships with top companies, including Google, Apple, Adobe, and HPE. And our instructors are eager to help you too! Come join our program!

June 18, 2021 - August 6, 2021
with live, interactive online instruction every Friday 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM PST / 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM EST
Self-Paced, Flexible Option Prefer flexibility in your schedule? Have a scheduling conflict? We have several students in the same boat as you and have designed our programs to be self-paced and flexible for such circumstances! In this option, all instruction is pre-recorded and available for students to review within their Course portal at their own time, along with the reading materials and computer science assignments. You will not be missing any component of the program. Your instructor for the Course will also hold weekly office hours so that you may engage with them, receive their expert feedback on your deliverables, and ask any questions that may arise from the material. 
Program Fees:
$399.00. PUF programs are unmatched when it comes to our high quality and low fees. We invite students from all over the country to participate in this opportunity.
This course is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to get a head start for your future STEM career and confidently master the fundamentals of computer science.


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