The College Prep Program
The college prep program offers a 2.5 year long journey that helps the student build his/her capabilities and character as well as academic enrichment through various program components during the school year and summers. MiSK’s network of experts has carefully designed the journey based on the best international practices and tailored it to match our ambitious Saudi youth.
Application, selection and students orientation10th grade
Standardized tests prep program (SAT, TOEFL, IELTS)Summer 1
One-on-one personal development coaching sessions11th grade
International summer programsSummer 2
One-on-one college admission consulting sessions
Standardized Test Training & Coaching:
You will be supported to find your way through the entire college and university application process through test preparation classes: TOEFL, IELTS, SAT1 and SAT2
Personal Development Coaching
You will receive intensive coaching sessions in order to represent yourself in the best way possible in front of the universities’ admission committees. This focuses on building your character and helping you to set a plan to be a proactive person in the society
You will receive a summer experience at a top university or institute to help expose and prepare you to the college experience. This will not only teach you new skills and information, it will also enhance your college application to become a highly desirable candidate to tier one universities.
Our list of summer programs cover a wide range of subject areas such as physics, Math, Engineering, Pre-Med, Community Service, Art and design and many more!
You will receive one-to-one training to prepare you for the application and interview process, and to develop the confident mind-set that will enable you to succeed at a tier one university.
At the end of the program, we aim for you to be accepted at a tier one university. While the Misk Foundation is not affiliated with these schools, we’ve designed our program specifically to improve students’ chances of admission. We can’t guarantee admission to any university but the program offers you an unrivalled opportunity to become a highly-desirable candidate. Our target universities include, but not limited to:
- Harvard University
- Yale University
- Stanford University
- Princeton University
- John’s Hopkins University
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- Brown University
- California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
- Columbia University
- Cornell University
- Duke University
- University of Pennsylvania
Am I eligible?
How do I maintain eligibility?
Tips for Applying
Requirements and deadline
Application opensSeptember 29th, 2020
Online Application DeadlineNovember 24th ,2020
Decision NotificationFebruary, 2021
Once I get admitted at a tier one university, will MiSK provide me with a scholarship?
No, the College Prep Program aims to build students’ capabilities and character to increases their chances in getting admitted at tier one universities. Students are required to search for scholarship providers.
Is the program cost covered by MiSK?
Yes, all costs will be covered by MiSK (summer programs tuitions, travel tickets for the student, housing for the student, online programs fees)
What if I cannot travel during the summer?
The student is waived If he/she provides an excuse that MiSK accepts (e.g. health issues). When this is the case, the travel will be replaced with an online course, MiSK will decide
Which English test should I choose?
This choice is based on your personal preference. Please feel free to choose either to take TOEFL iBT, IELTS Academic or Duolingo as we accept scores from these tests.
When should I take the test?
Please make sure to take the test ASAP to get your result in time for our application submission deadline on November 24, 2020.
How long should I wait for my English scores to be available?
- TOEFL iBT: 10 days after your test date
- IELTS Academic: up to 7 days of the computer-delivered test
and 13 days after the test date for the paper based test.
- Duolingo: up to 5 days after your test date.