Emerging & Converging Technology Camp

Venture into a world of technology careers, for grades 8-10.

Students will apply math and science skills while participating in hands-on lab exercises in seven different programs offered at OSUIT. Participants will have the opportunity to go on the job with culinary arts, engineering technologies, visual communications, nursing, automotive, allied health sciences, and air conditioning/refrigeration graduates.  Students will commute Monday through Thursday to OSUIT and begin the day at 8:30 a.m. and finish the day at 5:30 p.m. This experience will help students understand that a college degree will take them where they want to go

By applying math and science skills to innovative technology projects, campers will gain insight into all of these fields through hands-on experiences. Collaborate with college students on real-life projects. You’ll learn first-hand how a college degree can help realize your career goals.

Application - Summer Academy July 16-19, 2018

Emerging and Converging Technology Camp

How to Apply for the Academy

Students must submit the following information to be considered for admission:

  • A completed application postmarked no later than April 1, 2018.
  • An essay of 100 words or more on why you would like to attend the summer academy and how you think you will benefit if selected.
  • One letter of recommendation, which can be from a teacher, counselor, or administrator from your school, or community leader from your hometown.

All sections of the application must be complete to be considered. A screening committee will evaluate each application and make the final selections for the summer academy.

Please browse through all the programs we offer. In your essay include your top three program choices and why you are interested in those programs.