AP International Summer Institute

Rice University introduces its first AP International Summer Institute, administered by the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies at Rice University and endorsed by the College Board.

July 2-5, 2019

In 2019, Rice University introduces its first AP International Summer Institute hosted by La Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnologia (ULACIT) in San Jose, Costa Rica. The institute is administered by the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies at Rice University and endorsed by the College Board. 

Courses are led by experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated College Board-endorsed lead consultants who have a broad range of knowledge and proven ability presenting to their peers. Instructors for 2019 include AP test development committee members, AP exam readers, winners of special recognition awards from the College Board and winners of regional and national teaching awards.

Registration: Registration links available in courses tab below.

IMPORTANT: Please do not book travel until enrollment is confirmed.

Professional Development Credits: Participants will receive up to 30 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits or 3.0 Continuing Education Units (CEU). SBEC Continuing Professional Education Provider Number 500571

Acknowledgment of Enrollment: Once you register for a course through our online registration system, you will be enrolled in the course. An enrollment acknowledgement will immediately be sent to the email address on your account showing payment confirmation or including instructions for submitting payment via check. In some cases, a course may be full, and you will have the option of getting on a waiting list. A waiting list is automatically created for a course once it has filled to capacity. If a spot should become available in that filled course, and you are next on the waiting list, you will receive an email to the email address on file with instructions for completing registration for that specific course. Please contact our office, (713) 348-6031, if you have any questions.

Only enrolled adults are allowed to participate in the Institute. The Institute cannot accommodate supervised or unsupervised children.

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Please register using the links below.


July 2-5, 2019


July 2-4, 2019 (Blended course model)

*Participants in a blended model course will meet in person from July 2-4, 2019 from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day (22.5 hours). The remaining 7.5 hours of instruction will be completed online through introductory content in advance of the institute and synthesis content after the conclusion of the institute. Please note that participants will be expected to fully engage with the online content in order to earn the 7.5 CPE hours for that portion of the Institute.  More information will be shared in advance from the lead consultant.

Early registration: $545* (until April 2)
Standard registration: $595* (April 3-June 18)
Late registration: $645* (after June 18)

*Some courses have an additional $50 supply fee added to the tuition amount. This fee covers the extensive additional supplies required for the course.

Tuition includes College Board Exam Resources, course materials, parking and lunch.

Hotel options coming soon.