Thingamajig Fabricators

Pre-College Program

Thingamajig Fabricators is designed for students who want to experience modern manufacturing. Learn how we design and fabricate the objects you take for granted each day. Throughout this program, you'll have the opportunity to use 3D design software, run mills and lathes, and weld varying projects. In addition, you'll get to tour modern manufacturing facilities to truly learn what it means to be "Made in America.”

Summer Overnight Pre-College Program

July 19-23, 2020

Age Group: Students entering grades 9-12

Fee: $325
Includes all activities, meals, and on-campus housing.

Field Trips/Special Events

Get a glimpse into the world of manufacturing by visiting two local manufacturers.

Please Bring

A nice outfit for an etiquette dinner, long pants, and closed-toed shoes are required.


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 Pre-College Programs? 

Learn More

Here's how it works:

  • Complete a Pre-College Program during the summer before entering 9-12 grade. 
  • Or better yet, come for two Pre-College Programs. Pick a different program 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 program. 
  • Or, get $2,000 off your tuition each year if you join us for two programs.