All of our academic courses offer college credit through Lesley University, a diverse, coeducational university based in Cambridge, MA. Our partnership with Lesley enables you to earn college credit in everything from anthropology and international development to natural and marine science, language and more.
In just a few short weeks you can master more skills than you ever thought possible and earn the certifications to prove it. They include: internationally recognized sailing certifications such as IYT Flotilla Skipper or Radio Operator, PADI dive certifications from Open Water Diver up to Instructor, a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) medical certification and more.
Through service that complements each program, make a rewarding contribution while learning how challenges like habitat destruction and poverty affect the communities we visit. Partner with globally recognized organizations such as the Sea Turtle Conservancy, REEF and the Peace Corps. Then emerge with up to 55 service hours for your graduation requirement, college application or future resume.
Broadreach programs strengthen your college applications, giving you an edge in the highly competitive college admissions process. For starters, Broadreach students add an extraordinary educational journey to their life experiences and demonstrate a commitment to hands-on learning, service and global awareness. Our participants earn college credit, community service hours and international certifications while developing skills and knowledge that will, not only be invaluable in college and beyond, but help them to stand out in a pool of applicants.
Your Broadreach experience also provides a unique and compelling topic for your application essay. We encourage you to read the extraordinary college essays and journals of some of our alumni to see how they set themselves apart from the rest.Read Essays