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MedCamp 2016June 20-24

MedCamp is a popular long running camp, open to students interested in learning more about healthcare and medical careers. The program gives incoming ninth- and tenth-grade students the opportunity to visit high profile facilities such as Hershey Medical Center, Summit Health, Wilson College Vet Tech Program, and Shenandoah University. Students learn about healthcare careers, including physical medicine, surgery, nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, radiology, pathology, and lots more! 

The “home base” for the camp is Penn State Mont Alto and transportation is provided by charter and school bus lines to field trip locations throughout the week.

This program is a unique opportunity for students with strong interest in science, healthcare, and medical careers.

For more information, please contact the Office of Continuing Education at 717-749-4118.

Drop off and pick up at Penn State Mont Alto, 1 Campus Drive, Mont Alto, PA.

Drop off at 8:00 a.m. and pick up at 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $280.00.

 

**NOTE** - MedCamp is limited capacity and applicants are selected based upon their individual written applications, along with their school teacher/counselor recommendations. Students should see their school counselor for applications after March 1. Application deadline: March 31. Applications are also available to download. 

Teacher recommendations are part of the application process.

 

To view photos of the 2015 MedCamp, click here.

 
Engineering students work on a project for NASA

STEM Camp 2016 - July 11-15

The Penn State Mont Alto STEM Camp promises to be a week of exploration, discovery and fun! This camp provides incoming 9th and 10th grade students with hands on practical experience in the fields of computer programming and gaming, chemistry, math, art, GPS mapping, engineering and geocaching. The Penn State Extension 4H Robotics Club will host a high-engagement challenge utilizing the latest EV3 Lego Mindstorms!

For more information, please contact the Office of Continuing Education at (717) 749-4118.

Drop off and pick up at Penn State Mont Alto, 1 Campus Drive, Mont Alto, PA.
Drop off at 9:00 a.m. and pick up at 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $160.00

Registration opening soon.