Please note: These subjects areas were offered in our 2018 program sessions. 2019 “majors” are subject to change and new programs may be offered next summer. To stay connected and find out what subjects we’ll be offering in 2019, click here.

Explore a Major, Inspire a Careergirl smiling and holding a book

We're serious about fun, but we're really serious about academics. UC Davis Pre-College Programs provide an active, hands-on opportunity to explore a major at one of the world's top universities.

UC Davis has an international reputation in fields such as veterinary medicine, marine science and neurology, and the areas of study we offer are as varied and unique as our student body. This diversity is reflected in the majors offered by our Pre-College Program. If you're considering majoring in these subjects, there is—literally—no better place on the planet to spend your summer.

Maximize Your Potential

Our students share many of the same goals for life after high school—finding the right college, earning their degree and embarking on a successful and fulfilling career. But before you can start thinking about that dream job, you need to get into college and pick a major that's right for you. We can help on both fronts. Our program includes unique, personalized admissions advising to help you refine your approach to applying for college and hone in on what you want to accomplish during this exciting phase in your life.

Navigate the College Admissions Process

Work with our dedicated advisor to explore the college admissions process and learn how, based on your strengths and interests, you can make the best decisions about a college, a major and your academic future.

Meet Your Advisor