Advanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSI)

(**With an additional week to complete course work for those earning graduate credit)

About the AP Summer Institutes

The Teacher Training Institutes are designed to support all aspects of AP courses, including AP methodology, curriculum, class assignments and examinations as well as providing strategies for teaching AP courses.

Online for the Summer of 2021

The College Board is allowing us once again to host our Advanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSIs) online for the summer of 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.We hope to back in person again for the summer of 2022. 

All of our AP Summer Institutes will be ONLINE this summer. They will consist of both synchronous and asynchronous work. Please reach out if you have any questions and or concerns. 

Thank you for understanding. Our goal is to maintain a safe educational experience for you and our instructors, while providing you with the same relevant and high quality Advanced Placement training that you need.

This year we are offering the following Institutes:

Week 1: July 12 - 16, 2021

Week 2: July 19 - 23, 2021

Registration and Information

Registration will open in January 2021. Registration is a 2-step process. Please read the information below before you click on the registration buttons!

Steps to register

  • Step 1: Fill out the online registration form through Cvent. This step is required by the College Board.
  • Step 2: Complete this form and submit with your payment. This form is VITAL to complete your registration and hold your seat in the course.
    View the schedule to find the corresponding CRN and Course # in the schedule. Download the registration form and submit by mail, fax, or email (scanned and attached).

Online Registration deadlines

  • Week 1 (July 12 - 16, 2021) - June 28, 2021
  • Week 2 (July 19 - 23, 2021)- July 6, 2021

Please Read BEFORE registering

Registrations are NOT confirmed until the 2-step process is completed and payment is received. If your school district is paying with a purchase order, your seat is NOT confirmed until an electronic copy of the purchase order is received by the Center for Professional Studies.

Registrations not accompanied by full payment or copy of purchase order will not be processed until all of the information is received.

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Registration* (Required)

$800 - Includes Institute fee, College Board Materials
Sample Daily Schedule (MS Word)
*If you choose to take the course WITHOUT graduate credit, you will receive 30 professional development points (pdps) for successfully completing the institute.
*The $40 Lab Fee for AP Biology, Chemistry, & Physics 1 are being waived for this year.

3 Graduate Credits** (Optional)

$295  **​If you would like to change your choice, (i.e., pdp or grad credit), you have until the second day of the institute to do so. 

APSI Refund Policy

  • Three weeks prior to the first class meeting - 100% refund 
  • Less than three week prior to the first class meeting - 50% refund
  • After the start day of class - 0% refund

Refunds are not issued after the start of class. To determine the refund amount due, the official date of withdrawal is the date on which our office is contacted. In the event that a class is cancelled by the university, a full refund of tuition and fees is granted. 

APSI Week 1 

  • Withdraw by 6/21/21 receive a 100% refund
  • Withdraw by 7/11/21 receive a 50% refund
  • Withdraw by 7/12/21 receive 0% refund

APSI Week 2

  • Withdraw by 6/28/21 receive a 100% refund
  • Withdraw by 7/18/21 receive a 50% refund
  • Withdraw by 7/19/21 receive 0% refund

Course Schedule

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This AP Summer Institute has been endorsed by the CollegeBoard Advanced Placement Program

*College Board, AP, Advanced Placement Program and the acorn logo are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.