University of Evansville Options-Exploring Engineering

 

Overview

Conducted by University of Evansville faculty and staff, UE Options consists of two sessions for girls interested in learning more about engineering as an area of potential future study. Middle school sessions enroll pupils about to enter grades 6-8, while the high school Options program accepts girls preparing for grades 9-11. Course work comprises short classes, plant tours to observe engineers and computer scientists at work, and recreational pursuits with participants and college student counselors. Options also acquaints students with career possibilities for individuals with a degree in engineering or computer science.

General Info

Name University of Evansville Options-Exploring Engineering
Location Evansville, IN
Year-round Contacts 800-423-8633
Program Focuses & Features Computer Science, Engineering, Rock Climbing, Swimming, Volleyball
Grade Range (rising grades) 6-11
Age Range Residential — Girls Ages 11-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Phil Gerhart, Director
Residential Fee $300-500, 1 week.
Year Established 1992
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Dates & Sessions 2 sessions, 1 weeks long

Contact

Phil Gerhart, Director
800-423-8633