The School of Engineering and Technology has multiple opportunities for high school students to engage in exciting courses and activities while helping them define their careers.


MIAMI TECH INDUSTRY HIGH SCHOOL

Coming soon to Wolfson Campus, a free, tech-focused high school! Get your high school diploma while earning an associate degree from MDC.


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Earn High School and College Credit at the Same Time!

Our dual enrollment program provides an opportunity for high school students to enroll and earn college credit in Engineering and Technology courses such as Cloud Computing, Computer Programming, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Mechatronics and Electronics Engineering.


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Summer Programs

Open to high school teens, the School of Engineering and Technology's unique summer programs are unmatched in variety, quality, and fun. From Artificial Intelligence to Cybersecurity, to Animation and Game Design, students will engage in hands-on, project-based learning with access to emerging, state-of-the-art technologies.


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AI Summer Program for High School Students

Artificial intelligence is a constellation of different technologies working together to enable machines to sense, comprehend, act, and learn with human-like levels of intelligence. This free of cost experience is designed to provide high school students with the knowledge and skills to explore opportunities in the AI career pathway.

Format: In person, MDC West Campus
Delivery: Lectures, seminars, hands-on training, and academic support
Dates: June 13-June 17, 2022
Time: Monday to Friday 9:00 AM-2:30 PM
Cost: Free
Deadline to apply: May 20, 2022

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Intro to Cybersecurity

This free of cost, one-week, virtual, summer camp experience is available for rising junior and senior high school students interested in exploring the field of cybersecurity. Students engage in hands-on learning through the state-of-the-art Cybersecurity Center of the Americas. Fundamentals of various computer and network security threats such as malware, identify theft, hacking attacks, credit card fraud and social engineering are among the various topics covered. In addition, students will have the opportunity to learn about exciting career opportunities in this field and earn the Certified Secure Computer User (CSCU) industry certification. Enroll now as space is limited.

Format: Online
Delivery: Lectures, seminars, hands-on training, certification, guest speakers
Certification: Certified Secure Computer User (CSCU) from EC-Council
Dates: June 13-17, 2022
Time: 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

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Cloud Computing 101

MDC’s Cloud Computing Center offers a summer program for high school students interested in learning about cloud computing. This free of cost experience is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to be good digital citizens and protect their information assets, and to expose them to the field of cybersecurity—an in-demand technology profession that is essential across all industries. Register to be notified when the camp dates are available.

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Animation Camp

Students ages 14-19 will get an introduction to character design and animation using Autodesk® Maya®, the application used by top video game development and film studios.

Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.

Camp location: Wolfson Campus.

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3D Game Design Camp

Students ages 14-19 will learn the premier 3D modeling, animation, effects, and rendering software packages on the market.

Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.

Camp location: Wolfson Campus.

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Esports Camp

Students ages 14+ will immerse themselves in the world of competitive gaming at this exciting esports camp designed for all-skill level players. This camp is designed for all-skill level players looking to take their game to the next level.

Pre-Requisite: Basic computer skills.

Camp location: Wolfson Campus.

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