Engineering Concepts Institute – E.C.I.
June 8-July 3, 2015
Eligibility:  2015 Graduating High School Seniors (Note:  To be considered, students must have a 2.7 or higher cumulative GPA and successful completion of Pre-Calculus or Calculus)
Application Deadline: April 25, 2015

This four-week, residential, academic enrichment program will be held on the main campus of TSU. The objectives of E.C.I. are to simulate the college experience, and to help prepare student participants for academic success, particularly in chemistry and math, in their first year of college. E.C.I. is for graduating high school seniors, who have been accepted to attend TSU in the fall 2015, and who plan to major in an Engineering discipline – Aeronautical and Industrial Technology, Architectural, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, or Mechanical – or Mathematical Sciences. The cost is $250.00 (non-refundable); the College of Engineering will cover the costs of housing and meals for students selected for participation.  Students will be exposed  to basic scientific and engineering principals through projects, industry tours, coursework, and other experiential learning activities to increase their familiarity with engineering.  All participants must complete a summer project, and, at the conclusion of the Institute, the top three high-performing students will be eligible for scholarship support in their first year of college. Please access program application.

Contact Information: Dean's Office - College of Engineering, (615) 963-5401

 

National Summer Transportation Institute – N.S.T.I.
June 8-July 3, 2015 (tentative dates)
Eligibility: Rising 10th – 12th Grade Students (Note: To be considered, students must have successful completion of Algebra I)
Application Deadline: April 25, 2015

This four-week, residential, academic enrichment program will be held on the main campus of TSU.   The objectives of  N.S.T.I. are to improve STEM skills, provide awareness to high school students about transportation careers, and to encourage them to consider transportation-related courses of study in their higher education pursuits.  Students selected for this program will participate in enrichment and preparatory coursework in computing, mathematics and physics to introduce them to the discipline of engineering from a transportation perspective. Each week will cover a different aspect of transportation (AIR, LAND, AND SEA).  Activities for summer 2015 will include hands-on labs, field trips and presentations by various employees of the Tennessee Department of Transportation.  There is no cost; this program is administered by the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and funded by the Federal Highway Administration. Please access program application.

Contact Information: Dean's Office - College of Engineering, (615) 963-5401

 

Pre-Engineering Program to Stimulate Interest in Engineering (P.E.P.S.I.E.)
July 27-31, 2015
Eligibility:  Rising 9th – 11th Grade Students
Application Deadline:  April 25, 2015

This one-week commuter program will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily on the main campus of TSU.  The objective of  P.E.P.S.I.E. is to pique the interest of high school students, by engaging in hands-on-projects including product design, manufacturing, robotics and aeronautics, in pursuing a college degree in an engineering discipline. All students will participate in refresher activities to enhance and promote learning skills, knowledge in mathematics and physics, and conclude with a final project. The cost is $30.00 (nonrefundable).  (Student participants should plan to arrive on the TSU main campus in the Torrence Bldg. parking lot at 8:00 a.m. daily.)  Please access program application.

Contact Information: Dean's Office - College of Engineering, (615) 963-5401

 

 

 


 

 

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For more information, write the College of Engineering
Tennessee State University
3500 John A. Merritt Blvd., Nashville, TN 37209, or call (615) 963-5401.






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