Seminar for Top Engineering Prospects (STEP)

STEP is a one-week camp for high school students entering their senior year who are interested in studying engineering. It provides an opportunity to explore disciplines within engineering and the careers for which an engineering degree can prepare a student.

 Participants are chosen on the basis of academic performance and work on teams using imagination and creativity to solve a multifaceted design challenge. Students will be involved in collaborative classroom experiences that will help them develop the skills that engineers need.

 STEP students will tour departments within the College of Engineering and visit local companies where engineers work. The program runs from Sunday afternoon through lunch on Friday. Students stay in campus residence hall rooms.


Contact
Melissa Hale
Email
step@purdue.edu
Phone
765-494-7217
Address
550 Stadium Mall Drive, HAMP G293,West Lafayette, IN 47907
Activity Types
  • P-12 enrichment activities
  • Summer camp
Campus Host
College of Engineering Honors Program
Target Audience
Grades 11-12
Time(s) Available
July 12-17 and July 19-24, 2015
Frequency
Yearly
Duration
1 Week
Cost
$1160 by January 31st; $1210 by April 30th and $1260 after April 30th
Registration Required?
Yes
Website
http://engineering.purdue.edu/Engr/InfoFor/Honors/STEP
Sponsor
College of Engineering Honors Program

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