The Engineering Summer Academy at Penn offers a unique summer opportunity for a select group of motivated and talented high school students. Experience rigorous and challenging college-level studies at our high-tech, ivy-league program in the heart of Philadelphia!..(more)
- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: July
- Session Length: Three Weeks
- Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: STEM
- Selective: No
- Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
- Credit Awarded: No
- Call: (215) 898-0053
By attending lectures, labs, and group projects, students will cover topics in nanomaterials, nanofabrication techniques, imaging nanostructures, real life applications, ethics, and more.
Students will be given unique assignments that are designed to encourage creative, innovative, and independent/critical thinking skills. They are designed to encourage self-paced work as well as teamwork and group contribution.
While it is advised that students have prior coursework in chemistry and physics, it is not required.