Learn By Doing
Gain academic credit, quickly
Short-term courses (2-4 weeks) without distractions to help you get closer to graduation. Have a lighter course load during the academic year and have an opportunity to boost your GPA.
Are you ready to explore new ways to think outside of the traditional classroom setting? The students, faculty, staff and groups who visit SMU-in-Taos are curious about learning, and exploring new ways to think outside of the traditional classroom. They’re eager to try new ways of approaching intellectual, emotional, and physical challenges.
“Taos benefits students on every possible level. They receive a truly experiential education, while seeing the world and themselves in a new light. They have the ability to create a unique connection with their professor.”
Troy Perkins, Film professor
“I learned a lot more than any class in 11 days on the Dallas Campus because of the immersive learning. I was always with my professor and we were able to take a lot of field trips after learning about the subject matter in class.”
student from May 2023
“Being in Taos and being able to interact with the material we were learning gave us such an advantage in comprehension, compared to if you were taking any random class.”
Student from May 2022
Focused attention & Small class sizes
Get to know your professors and classmates intimately.