- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: July
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: Engineering
- Selective: No
- Ages: 17, 18
- Minimum Cost: Free
- Accreditation: American Camp Association
Are you a highly motivated learner with an aptitude for math and science? Then spend a week learning about materials science and engineering, and opportunities for careers in these fields at the Missouri University of Science and Technology ASM Materials Camp .
Missouri University of S&T - ASM Materials Camp
You will actively explore materials science and engineering principles through a combination of mini-demonstrations, field trips and group projects. With the help of experts, you will learn how to use state-of-the-art research equipment.
- Group projects
- Visits to labs and local industries
- Guest presentations
- Design-build contests
Past projects have included microelectronic circuitry, friction-stir welding, ceramic magnets, metal casting, glass processing, heat treatment and mechanical property evaluation, plasma-spray deposition and others.
Participants must be rising high school juniors and seniors in Fall. Acceptance to this camp is selective. Students should have a strong interest in applied science.
Fees & Registration:
Participation is FREE; however, you must apply and be accepted into the camp. The camp will cover room and board, meals, educational materials and activities. The only expense is travel to and from Rolla, and incidentals throughout the week.