Technology Institutes for Ages 14-18
Are you between the ages of 14 & 18 and interested in technology?
Marymount has great programs if you want to:
- Gain technology skills and hands-on experience
- Create a mobile app or take part in a cyber competition in health care
- Meet fellow students who share your excitement about technology
- Network with technology professionals about career possibilities
Summer Technology Institutes' 2015 Programs
July 5-17, 2015
This two-week residential program is designed for students ages 16 through 18. Students will have hands-on experiences in cybersecurity with a focus on defending the nation's critical assets.
- Making Mobile Apps
July 13-17, 2015
This week-long institute is for students in grades 8 through 12 who want to explore a possible career in the development of mobile applications, one of the most dynamic sectors in the booming technology field.
- Cybersecurity in Healthcare
July 20-24, 2015
This week-long program is designed to provide technology-focused students in grades 9 through 12 with knowledge and hands-on experience in cybersecurity, and introduce them to the many career opportunities in this growing field.
Learn by doing
Participants in each institute will work closely with Marymount University faculty and students. They will also hear from guest speakers who are IT professionals.
The daily program will include classes taught by MU faculty and many hands-on activities to apply newly acquired knowledge. Current MU students will mentor participants and discuss college majors, as well as technology career options.
The sessions will take place at Marymount’s Main Campus and Ballston Campus in suburban Arlington, Virginia, with easy access by road or Metro. Free MU shuttles provide service between the Ballston Metro Station (Orange line) and Main Campus. Optional housing for high school students is available in residence halls on Main Campus, under close supervision of MU’s residence life staff and students.