Course Description


Young women gain an opportunity to experience the importance of engineering and be motivated by interaction with the different disciplines.  

Temple University's College of Engineering offers an exciting, one-week summer program for female high school students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year. 

Introduction to Engineering (June 24-28, 9am - 5pm) is designed to foster interest from women into pursuing a career in the engineering profession and research being done in the fields of Bioengineering, Civil, Environmental, Electrical and Mechanical engineering. The program features:

  • Hands on projects in robotics, bioengineering, environmental engineering, civil & mechanical engineering
  • Field trip - past trips have included visit to NASA, Philadelphia Water Works, Turner construction, L3 communications
  • Visiting and interaction with professional women engineers


Female high school students. 


The program fee is $500 for one week. There is a 10% discount for siblings, and for children of Temple University employees, students and alumni. Limited scholarships are available based on financial need (required income documentation).

Contact: victoria.carberry@temple.edu or 215-204-7067 for more details.  Registration deadline is June 15th.

 Registration is expected by June 15th



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