A student works on a robot during a summer 2020 high school camp.

Precollege

Kettering University offers more than 25 unique camps and learning experiences; from computer science coding camps and computer engineering camps to FIRST and VEX robotics camps and leadership development camps. Our programs serve everyone from first graders to graduating high school seniors. 

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Started in 1984, Kettering University developed the AIM program to help students of color make a successful transition from high school to college.

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Students can learn how consumer electronics, automobiles and robots are made. Or students interested in programming can learn Python and virtual reality. 

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Using their creativity, students will learn how to program and/or build robots. If you like science, check out STOMP Rockets or STEM Exploration Camp. 

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These camps will allow students to acquire new skills to program a pre-constructed robot as well as gain basic engineering knowledge. 

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High school students can become a master of machinery, collaborate on building and designing the robot and develop autonomous programs for robots in these camps. 

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Raise your leadership skills with timeless lessons from top experts. From the power of communication to the art of negotiation, each day we'll explore a new topic about the components and challenges of leadership. And we'll do it all through interactive activities that put learning into action. Whether you choose the online or day camp option, you'll be constantly interacting with others and learning in a hands-on way.

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Designed for young women, the LITES program explores the role that math, science and technology play in the development of innovations that make the world a better place. All classes and labs are taught by our amazing faculty. Students will also have opportunities to strike up meaningful relationships with female mentors. 

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STEM Olympiad

How do professionals in STEM industries use math to tackle tough problems in the real world? We challenge you to find the solutions yourself at Kettering’s STEM Olympiad. High school-age participants compete using algebra and geometry; creativity and diligence; pencil and paper.

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Kettering University and the Society of Women Engineers empower women to succeed and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievement, as engineers and leaders.

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During the Drone Aerial Flight Camp, students will gain hands-on STEM experience as they learn to safely assemble, repair and program an aerial drone.

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Esports is an opportunity for high school players to interact with collegiate players and coaching staff to work on areas of improvement for their title of choice.

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