The Ohio State University at Marion


Summer Programs


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Virtual Summer Engineering Institute for High School Juniors and Seniors

August 2-3, 2021

This Engineering institute is a 2-day virtual camp for high school juniors and seniors. The program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore the fundamentals of a variety of engineering disciplines. Institute participants will virtually meet OSU Marion faculty in math, physics, and engineering via Zoom sessions to participate in interactive sessions where they will learn about the engineering design process, problem solving, as well as engineering professionalism and ethics.

Program Details
Where: Virtual
Cost: Free! (internet access is required)
Eligibility: Applicant must be a rising junior or senior in any high school for the 2021-2022 academic year and have taken math and science courses and inclined to pursue engineering/science in college.

Application Procedure
Registration is now closed.

For more information or questions, please contact Dr. Golrokh Mirzaei, coordinator of engineering program at MRN-SummerPrograms@osu.edu


Virtual STEM Summer Camp for High School Students

August 3-4, 2021

This STEM Summer camp is a 2-day virtual camp for high school students. The program focuses on a broad sampling of relevant science and engineering topics. Camp attendees will experience multidisciplinary projects working virtually with Ohio State Marion faculty in math, chemistry, biology, physics, and engineering. Sessions will involve live Zoom sessions where instructors walk students through virtual activities or teach students by demonstrating experiments students will have the chance to follow along.

Program Details
Where: Virtual
Cost: Free! (internet access is required)
Eligibility: Applicant must be enrolled as a rising freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior in any high school.

Application Procedure
Registration is now closed.

For more information or questions please contact Dr. Tiffiny Rye-McCurdy at MRN-SummerPrograms@osu.edu


Virtual Summer Engineering Camp for Middle School Students

August 3-4, 2021

This summer Engineering camp is a 2-day virtual camp for middle school students. The program provides an opportunity to explore engineering disciplines and to participate in activities that broaden their knowledge and skills. Students will experience projects that utilize creative and critical thinking skills in order to solve problems. Virtually attending this camp will allow students to inquire about and discuss the engineering fields, with an ultimate goal of making informed decisions and building pathways into high school.

Program Details
Where: Virtual
Cost: Free! (internet access required)
Eligibility: Any middle school student interested in engineering and related fields.

Application Procedure
Registration is now closed.

For more information or questions please contact Dr. Qudsia Tahmina at MRN-SummerPrograms@osu.edu


Virtual Engineering Summer Camp for College Freshman

August 5-6, 2021

DISCLAIMER: This camp has been cancelled

This Engineering Summer Camp is a two-day virtual camp for incoming Ohio State Marion college freshmen. It is designed to provide students early access to dedicated faculty in the College of Engineering to help jump start their undergraduate career.

Camp participants will:

  • Virtually meet OSU Marion faculty in math, physics, and engineering via Zoom sessions
  • Learn the expectations of professors in the engineering program prior to the start of classes
  • Gain insight from faculty, advisors, and staff on how to prepare sufficiently for their first semester at OSU
  • Experience a sneak-peak into habits that will increase your success rate in the engineering program

Program Details
Mode of Delivery: Virtual
Eligibility: Incoming Ohio State Marion freshman enrolled in Engineering 1181/1182
Cost: Free! (Internet access is required)