Program Description

College Prep Academy (CPA) is a comprehensive training program that prepares high school students for admission at colleges and universities nationwide.  Students are guided by college counselors through every phase of the college admissions process, including: essays & personal statements, transcript evaluation, scholarships, financial aid, colleges, majors & career choices, SAT/ACT prep, NCAA regulations.  


Fee: $50 (includes all sessions, materials & supplies).  

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2019-2020 Workshop Schedule

All CPA training workshops are held on the USC College Campus in Los Angeles on Saturdays from 9:30 am to 1pm (unless otherwise indicated)

Workshop Dates


Fall 2019

Saturday, Sept. 21

Saturday, Oct. 26      

Saturday, Nov. 23 

Saturday, Dec. 14


Spring 2020

Saturday, Jan. 11

Saturday, Feb. 8

Saturday, Mar. 14

Saturday, May 3

College Tours

The Young Center provides guided tours of public and private college and universities provide unique opportunities for CPA students to experience college life and campus culture firsthand.  Participants are able to access campus facilities and interact with college students and counselors.  Spring Tour Schedules are available on this website.  



2020 Tour Schedule


Tour Dates:

April 6-10, 2020

Colleges included: 

UC Berkeley, Stanford, UC Davis, UOP, Sacramento State, Santa Clara, San Jose State, UC Santa Cruz

Fee: $500

What's included? 

  • Roundtrip Charter Bus Transportation

  • Hotel accommodations

  • Guided college campus tours

  • Meals

Reduced Rates & Sponsorships are available for students in Free & Reduced lunch programs and others who demonstrate financial need.

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