Summer Camps

There’s never been a better way to prepare for the college experience.

Summer Camps
Summer Camps

Because tomorrow begins today

Unsure what you want to study in college? No problem. Join us for an overnight Summer Camp.

Interested in a middle school career exploration program? Check out My Tomorrow. 

 

Learn how campers can save up to $2,000 on Penn College tuition.
Summer Camps

ACEE

Autism College Exploration Experience

Students with autism spectrum disorders and their supporters will learn valuable information about post-secondary education and career exploration.

July18-19
Grades10-12
Fee$100

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Architecture Odyssey

Discover the world of architecture and sustainable design through design studios and seminars, field trips to building sites, and visits with local architects.

 

 

July14-18
Grades10-12
Fee$500

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Automotive Technology

Enjoy working with your hands? Considering a career as an auto technician? Get to work in our advanced learning labs and see if a career in automotive is right for you.

July14-17
Grades10-12
Fee$375

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Aviation

Discover the world of aviation maintenance by hands-on applications of sheet metal, composite materials, and engine operation. A tour of a vintage aircraft collection is included.

July14-17
Grades10-12
Fee$375

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Design, Build & Grow Landscape & Horticulture

Workshops will explore working in greenhouses, floral design, landscape design, landscape equipment operation, and nature walks.  

July14-16
Grades9-12
Fee$250

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Diesel Truck & Heavy Equipment

Looking for a hands-on career in an in-demand field? This two-day program will introduce you to options in diesel technology and heavy equipment maintenance and operation.

July14-16
Grades10-12
Fee$250

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Future Restaurateurs

Join chefs from Penn College’s hospitality department for a fun-filled program focused on the ins and outs of baking and pastry arts, culinary arts, and hospitality management. 

July14-17
Grades9-12
Fee$375

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Graphic Design Summer Studio

Dive into an intensive three-day workshop that guides you through the graphic design process from ideation and concept development to production.

July14-17
Grades10-12
Fee$375

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Health Careers

Discover a variety of health careers including dental hygiene, nursing, physical therapist assistant, physician assistant, surgical technology, and more.

July14-16
Grades9-12
Fee$250

 

2024 registration opens April 1.

Tinker Camp

Apply engineering principles to design and fabricate personalized projects using state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment. Male and female cohorts will have the opportunity to connect with recent graduates and learn about career opportunities in manufacturing. Thanks to EQT and the Gene Haas Foundation, we are able to offer this opportunity to two cohorts of 15 men and 15 women for a nominal $50 fee. Given the high demand for this camp, participants will be selected via a competitive application process.

Tinker Camp Application Form

Applications due by March 15

Participants will be notified of selection prior to April 1

More information available soon!

Featured Program

July 14-17, 2024

Fee $50

Grades 9-12

My Tomorrow

Sponsored by the Soars Family

At Penn College, we want younger students to join the summertime fun, too! My Tomorrow is a middle school exploration program designed to give students an opportunity to preview a variety of career possibilities.

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Featured Program

Career Exploration Camp

June 24-28, 2024
or
July 8-12, 2024 

Fee $50

Open to students entering grades 6-8.


Scholarships

Earn up to $2,000 off Penn College tuition

Did you know you can save money on your Penn College tuition if you attend one of our overnight Summer Camps? 

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Here's how it works:

Here's how it works:

  • Complete a Summer Camp during the summer before entering 9-12 grade. 
  • Or better yet, come for two Summer Camps. Pick a different camp the second time around or come for the same one twice. Each year we mix things up.
  • Attend Penn College and receive $1,000 off your tuition each year if you came for one camp. 
  • Or, get $2,000 off your tuition each year if you join us for two summer camps. 
  • My Tomorrow participants are not eligible for scholarships.

Helpful Info

Program Summary

More information coming in 2024

Parent & Student Info

What do I need to bring? Where will I stay? What’s for dinner? So many questions, and we have all of your answers!

Virtual Tour

Want a sneak peak of campus before you arrive? Check out our virtual tour. It's the next best thing to walking campus. 

Admissions

Time to start planning for your future! Learn why Penn College is a national leader in applied technology education and provides the best opportunities for your education, hands-on skills development, and real work experience.

Sports Day Camps

Excel on the court and on the field

Let's take those skills to the next level. All sports camps are designed to build skills, boost confidence, and spark tons of fun along the way.

Wildcat Girls Basketball

This comprehensive program focuses on individual shooting technique, offensive skill development, and defensive prowess. Wildcat campers will walk away with overall improvements skill, effort, and teamwork.

Students entering grades 8-12

Wildcat Boys and Girls Basketball

Jump into four days of fun-filled skill-building games and competitions. Finesse your shooting. Improve ball handling. And have tons of fun while you’re at it! Plus, we’ll send you home with a free t-shirt.

Students entering grades 3-9

Wildcat Youth Soccer

Focus on fundamentals. Practice everything from dribbling and passing to shooting and technique during this exciting program led by Penn College soccer coaches. Campers are asked to bring a soccer ball, shin guards, water bottle, proper footwear (cleats and indoor sneakers), sunscreen, and a snack each day. Everyone will receive a free t-shirt.

So, you're coming to campus?

So, you're coming to campus?

We couldn't be more thrilled! Our interactive map highlights the hot spots on campus including parking and where to find the closest mobile phone charging station. 

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