Important Dates

Outlined below are the key program dates for the next two cohorts that will launch in the near future.

  • Cohort 19 begins Aug. 31, 2020.
  • Cohort 20 begins Sept. 6, 2021.

Application due dates

  • Early application deadline of Feb. 1st.
  • Final application deadline of June 1st. 
  • Enrollment deposit due June 1st.

Advances

Advance Cohort 19 Cohort 20
Orientation advance Sept. 7-11 (online) Sept. 6-10, departing Sept. 10, 2021
Second advance June 16-21, departing June 22, 2021 (dates tentative) June 15-20, departing June 21, 2022 (dates tentative)
Final advance May 30-June 3, departing June 3, 2022 May 29-June 2, departing June 2 2023

Weekly chat

Cohorts meet weekly for a zoom video conference with the Lead Mentor at a fixed time for the two years courses with the Lead Mentor. Chat times for each cohort are set for the following days/times: 

  • SCC19: Mondays, 7-8am PDT/PST
  • SCC20: Mondays, 6-7am PDT/PST

Coursework

Semester

Cohort 19

Semester

Cohort 20

Fall 2020

  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2020
  • Orientation Advance
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2020

Fall 2021

  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • Orientation Advance
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Spring 2021

  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2021
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Apr. 30, 2021

Spring 2022

  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022

Summer 2021

  • Begins: May 10, 2021
  • Second Advance
  • Ends: July 2, 2021

Summer 2022

  • Begins: May 9, 2022
  • Second Advance
  • Ends: July 1, 2022

Fall 2021

  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Fall 2022

  • Begins: Aug. 29, 2022
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022

Spring 2022

  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022

Spring 2023

  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023

Summer 2022

  • Begins: May 9, 2022
  • Final Advance
  • Ends: July 1, 2022

Summer 2023

  • Begins: May 8, 2023
  • Final Advance
  • Ends: June 30, 2023

Fall 2022

  • Begins: Aug. 29, 2022
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022 

Fall 2023

  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2023
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2023
Spring 2023
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023
Spring 2024
  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2024
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 26, 2024

The Project Portfolio

Draft Cohort 19 Cohort 20
Project Prototype due Feb. 1, 2023 Feb. 1, 2024
Final Portfolio evaluation Mar. 1, 2023 Mar. 1, 2024

Graduation

Event Cohort 19 Cohort 20
Hooding ceremony and commencement May 2023 May 2024