Pre-Engineering Program

The Pre-Engineering Program (PrEP) is a 4-week program designed to provide academically talented post-6th-grade students with an introduction to mechanical engineering.

This program will give students an opportunity to enhance their mathematics, science, and technological academic achievement and develop problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.

Through classroom discussions, hands-on laboratory experimentation, computer activities, and field trips, participants are introduced to mechanical engineering concepts and applications to everyday life, advanced mathematics, computer applications, language arts, and communications.

Academic courses incorporate modules to introduce participants to the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) test, a comprehensive assessment given to the New Jersey's 7th graders.

Program Dates:
July 9 – August 3, 9 AM to 3:30 PM (Monday – Friday)

Eligibility:
Students completing 6th grade

Program Costs:
Application Fee: $60 (nonrefundable)
Tuition: $1,340 (includes academic materials and lunch)