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    Cal Poly San Luis Obispo: Engineering Possibilities in College (EPIC)


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College, Public School
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: Engineering
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Are you interested in building a rocket, creating an Android phone app, or designing a water filter for Third World countries? These creative opportunities and more await you at EPIC, a residential summer camp offered by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for students entering 6th to 11th grade. Need-based and merit scholarships available.

    Engineering Possibilities In College, EPIC, is a one week engineering summer camp for students currently in grades 6-11. It is located on the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo university campus in the beautiful California central coast. EPIC introduces campers to the varied fields of engineering through hands-on labs taught by university professors and industry professionals. Every student attends labs tailored to a selected engineering focus. There are labs with a focus in the following types of engineering:

    • Aerospace
    • Civil
    • Environmental
    • Materials
    • Architectural
    • Computer
    • Industrial
    • Mechanical
    • Biomedical
    • Electrical
    • Manufacturing
    • Software

    Your EPIC experience will include designing, building and testing your own engineering project! You’ll experience life on a university campus and meet new friends during activities that may include rock climbing, bowling, lawn games and hikes to the Cal Poly “P.”