We offer a Post-Graduate program for international high school graduates who wish to apply to an American University. During this year we provide a rigorous training  in Leadership, Science, Technology, Math, ESL, and Athletics for students who actively seek to be Set Apart for Excellence in a uniquely structured setting.

New York Military Academy has carefully designed a year of achievement and growth in a structured, positive, and student-centered learning environment to serve diligent, hard-working students who are looking for personal growth and more activities than typical boarding school classes can provide.  Boarding students are welcome,. Academic classes can  provide college credit  and are integrated with  activities/outdoor engagement.

Leadership — NYMA prides itself on its Leadership Lab which educates adolescents to lead themselves and then others. through authentic experiences in nature, the classroom, and professional projects.

Science and Math — We practice a fun integrated experiential approach to math and science education with high expectations of accomplishment. Post-Graduate students can earn college credit through the Stare University of New York.

College Prep — We assist students in all aspects of preparing to enter college in the USA including test prep, college visits, and application advice.

Arts Studios — Art classes cater to students’ interests in which they engage in uniquely American art projects. These projects drive English instruction through productions which are performed for classmates on stage or publicly displayed.

English as Second Language (ESL) — To get the most out of an American University experience it is first necessary to master not only standard ESL curriculum but also deep academic vocabulary necessary for classroom success.

Sports — Tennis on our courts, swimming in our pools, baseball on our fields and a variety of other American sports are part of the NYMA experience.

Quick Facts
  • The perfect combination of academic courses, exposure to American culture, good food and sports activities that will ensure a memorable experience, build strong body, and  develop a resourceful mind.
  • The Post-Graduate Program lasts from July 5th 2017 to May 5th 2018 with a flexible timeline to enable students to enroll in courses for college credit according to their individual goals. The college office works with each applicant to help shape their educational experience and college application. 
  • Exciting field trips within the Hudson Valley and the New York City area, experience and embrace excitement of the summer season. 
  • Go to our website at http://www.nyma.org/post-graduate/ to learn more about the program and submit your application online. International high school graduates should consider our Summer ESL Program as well. 
Sample Schedule
Time Class 
6:00am—9:20am Leadership Lab, Breakfast  and  Individual Study


ESL and TOEFL  PREP  Combined with college level science and math  instruction for college credit.
12:30pm—1:20pm Lunch
1:30pm—3:30pm Leadership Training and Courses in American Culture
3:30pm—5:00pm American Sports and  Clubs
5:00pm—7:00pm Dinner and Tutoring
7:00pm—11:00pm Independent Study, Tutoring ,and Cultural Events
Field Trips Whole day or half day depending on the destination
Cost of Attendance

$1,400 per boarding student/week

$700 per day student/week