Google CSSI: Extension 2021

    Google CSSI: Extension 2021

    Google’s Computer Science Summer Institute: Extension Distance Learning Program 

    Google and Make School are partnering once again to host Google’s Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI): Extension Online program.

    Google CSSI: Extension is a free hands-on, project-based multi-week summer program that will help students develop technical and soft skills, increase their confidence, and build a community that will support them throughout their journey at Make School. Students with no prior experience in computer science are encouraged to apply! 

    This program is the perfect pre-Make School learning experience for those with a passion for technology! Eligibility requirements below.

    Google CSSI: Extension program Includes:

    • Developmental workshops to help students prepare for their time at Make School and beyond.

    • Team project work culminating in app creation and a presentation to the cohort.

    • Opportunities to interact with Google employees.

    • Learn JavaScript with p5, a library for creative coding, with a focus on making coding fun and accessible for everyone!

    Program participation is limited. Only students who have submitted an application to Make School's Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science, and have been admitted and are enrolling full-time in the Fall of 2021 are eligible to apply for this program. We will start notifying applicants of their acceptance in during the first week of June.

    Eligibility For Google CSSI: Extension

    Programmers of all levels are welcome to apply! The program is designed to support all coders including those who have never coded before all the way through advanced coders.
    • Must be admitted to Make School for Fall 2021 as a first-year student and intend to enroll full-time. NOTE: All admitted students for the Fall of 2021 are eligible to apply, including current high school students and transfer students.
    • Interested in computer science, software engineering, and/or another closely-related subject.
    • Be able to commit to the entire 4-week program.
    • There is no cost to participate in this program.
    • Students are only eligible for CSSI: Extension if they will be participating in the virtual program from the U.S.A, Canada, or Mexico.
    Important Note Regarding Eligibility:

    The application for the Google CSSI: Extension program is publicly available to anyone, however, only those who are admitted and enrolled at Make School for the Fall of 2021 will be considered.

    To be enrolled, you must have been:
    • Admitted to Make School for the Fall of 2021 
    • Completed the Intent to Enroll form showing your desire to enroll at Make School
    • Paid the $250.00 Enrollment Fee or had the enrollment fee waived by admissions due to financial hardship. Email to request a fee reduction or waiver.

    Complete the Google CSSI: Extension Application Below.

    Important Note: Before submitting your written application for Google CSSI: Extension, be sure to read all the provided information fully.