K-12 Engineering Academies

About the K-12 Engineering Academies 

The Engineering Academies offer students a wide variety of interesting and challenging programs. Our courses challenge our youth to become critical-thinking problem solvers, appreciate STEM, and explore the engineering design process. Since 2006, the Opus College of Engineering has offered unique opportunities for students to have fun while solving real-world engineering problems. 

Summer 2017 Schedule

Click here to REGISTER for ALL Classes and Workshops To see a full detailed schedule click the schedule above.

Date Class Title Grades Status
June 19-22 WE-GIRLS: Women in Electrical Engineering 6-8 Closed
July 10-13 Adventures in Coding 6-8 Wait List
July 17-21 Intro to Biomedical Engineering 8-10 Full
July 31-Aug 3 Water, water, everywhere 9-12 Open

Need based scholarships are available upon request due to the generosity of Johnson Controls and the Opus College of Engineering.


Girls Who Code (GWC) is a national organization launched in 2012 as a nonprofit organization working to inspire, educate, and equip girls with computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities. The aim is to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors by offering computer science education and tech industry exposure to 5th – 12th grade girls throughout the academic year. More information is available here.

Engineering Outreach Policies

Please review the Engineering Outreach Policiesso you and your student(s) understand the expectations for participation in the K-12 Engineering Academies