Important Dates

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

  • Cohort 18 begins Sept. 2, 2019.
  • Cohort 19 begins Aug. 31, 2020.

Application due dates

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

Advances

Advance Cohort 18 Cohort19
Orientation advance Sept. 2-6, departing Sept. 6, 2019 Aug. 31-Sept. 4, departing Sept. 4, 2020
Second advance June 16-22, departing June 23, 2020 June TBD, 2021
Final advance May 31-June 4, departing June 4, 2021 May 30-June 3, departing June 3, 2022

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: 

  • SCC18: Mondays, 6-7am PDT/PST
  • SCC19: Mondays, 7-8am PDT/PST

Coursework

Semester

Cohort 18

Semester

Cohort 19

Fall 2019

  • Begins: Sept. 2, 2019
  • Orientation Advance
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: Dec. 13, 2019

Fall 2020

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

Spring 2020

  • Begins: Jan. 13, 2020
  • Weekly chat
  • Ends: May 1, 2020

Spring 2021

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

Summer 2020

  • Begins: May 11, 2020
  • Second Advance
  • Ends: July 3, 2020

Summer 2021

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

Fall 2020

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

Fall 2021

  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • 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
  • Final Advance
  • Ends: July 2, 2021

Summer 2022

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

Fall 2021

  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Fall 2022

  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2022
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022 
Spring 2022
  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022
Spring 2023
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023

The Project Portfolio

Draft Cohort 18 Cohort 19
Project prototype due January 2022 January 2023
Final portfolio deadline April 2022 April 2023

Graduation

Event Cohort 18 Cohort 19
Hooding ceremony and commencement May 2022 May 2023