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    LMU Pre-College Programs: Engineering: A Better World Through Engineering

    LMU Pre-College Programs: Engineering: A Better World Through Engineering

    Details

    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June
    • Session Length: Four Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: STEM, Engineering
    • Selective: Yes
    • Ages: 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Application Deadline: 03/15/22
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    Overview

    The course seeks to establish a solid foundation of technical, creative, team work, and communication skills for future engineers through effective problem solving, analysis, and design techniques.

    LMU's Summer Pre-College applications are now open for summer 2022! Apply by our March 15, 2022 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program.

    In weeks one and two, students will receive in-class instruction overviewing modern engineering innovations and the many great engineering achievements in the last century. In the second half of the program, students will be placed into working groups and select a topic from National Academy of Engineering's Grand Challenges for Engineering - a list of 14 game-changing goals for improving life on the planet, identified by an international group of leading technological thinkers from around the world. Students will use their final two weeks focusing on hands-on projects that seek cutting-edge solutions to challenges in four broad realms of human concern: sustainability, health, security, and joy of living.

    Students who successfully complete this program will receive college credit. Students must have completed junior year of high school by the start of summer 2022 to attend.

    Cost and Session Information

    Session Dates: June 26 - July 22, 2022

     

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