Youth Programs

Civil Engineering (ages 11-14) must have completed 5th grade and turn 11 by June 1st

Other Dates
Dates:July 7-11, 2014
Meets:8:30 AM to 3:30 PM 5 sessions
Location:The Teaching Lab Bldg. 1013
Fee: $310.00

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.

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Warning! There's a natural disaster headed our way and you need to be prepared. Learn how civil engineers design and construct buildings, roads, and bridges to withstand natural disasters. Spend a week designing and engineering mini-public works and then see if they can withstand kid-made floods, hurricanes and earthquakes.

Activities: Use the engineering design process to create a tower, bridge, and levee to withstand natural disasters made by your camp-mates.

Highlights: learn how the Army Corps of Engineers help our community prepare and recover from a coastal storm

Cancellation policy: No refunds will be given within 4 weeks prior to start date of your camp session.
50% refunds (based on the program's total tuition cost) will be given 8-4 weeks prior to start date of camp (50% cancellation fee).
25% processing fee for any cancellations made prior to 8 weeks before start date of camp.
$25 processing fee for any changes in dates.

All cancellation requests must be made in writing or by phone with a confirmation e-mail.