Pre-College College Prep Programs

NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances surrounding COVID-19, all in-person daytime programs have been cancelled. We will resume our on-campus Pre-College daytime programs in summer of 2021.

View our 2020 Pre-College Online Summer Programs

Design Thinking

 Big Data Camp

The Design Thinking summer program is a five-day intensive workshop geared toward aspiring maker-designers who want to learn about the design thinking process and practice using it to generate creative solutions to problems they identify in their communities. 

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Introduction to University Research

Research Methods Class for High School Students

Are you a pre-college high school student interested in understanding and learning more about finding information you’ll need for university-level research assignments? Illinois Tech’s Paul V. Galvin Library is offering an Expert Search Strategies course for high school students in the summer. The objective of this course is to provide an introductory experience to university-level information-finding strategies while developing a solid foundation for lifelong searching and information evaluation skills. Students will learn critical thinking and information literacy skills to find sources to meet a variety of information needs.

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