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Logistics Engineering Technology Early College Experience

July 18 @ 9:00 am - July 20 @ 4:00 pm

Explore Columbus State’s newest STEM career pathway

Join us for a three- day Summer Camp focusing on Logistics Engineering Technology!
July 18 – 20, 2018
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

-Participate in interactive labs
-Tour automated distribution centers and the CSCC campus
– Learn about careers in logistics and engineering
– Meet industry professionals and current college students

Registration is limited to 35
students – Apply by May 14th

WHAT IS LOGISTICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY?
Logistics Engineering Technology (LET) is a new multidisciplinary
program combining logistics, engineering, and information technology. Logistics engineering plays an important role in helping business improve the efficiency and productivity of their systems and supply chains. The program focuses on how the infusion of advances in robotics, data analytics, and new technologies is revolutionizing supply
chain operations.

WHO?
-Current high school students and recent high school graduates
– Students interested in exploring STEM careers

WHY?
– Increase your awareness and interest of STEM related
careers
– Develop critical college success skills to facilitate a smooth transition to college
– Earn a $250 stipend for successfully completing the summer camp

Frequently Asked Questions:

HOW DO I APPLY?
The online application form can be accessed at https://tinyurl.com/yao34y4p

WHAT IS THE COST?
The LET Early College Experience is cost-free to participants and limited to 35 students. Additionally, students who successfully complete the LET Early College Experience will receive a $250 stipend to support future academic and career goals. Funding for this program is provided by the National Science Foundation. Students are asked to pack a lunch and snacks for each day of the camp.

HOW DO STUDENTS TRAVEL TO LET EARLY COLLEGE EXPERINECE?
Students and parents are responsible for providing transportation to and from Columbus State Community College each day. Parking passes will be provided for students interested in parking on-campus. Columbus State will provide bus transportation to tour an automated distribution center.

HOW DO I LEARN MORE ABOUT LOGISTICS ENGINEERING?
The resources below will help you learn more about Columbus State’s new A.A.S. in Logistics Engineering Technology:
– LET Program Home Page: http://www.cscc.edu/let/
– LET Program Brochure: https://tinyurl.com/ybf2fgft

Eligibility Criteria
-Current high school students and recent high school graduates.
– Demonstrable interest in a career in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.
-Ability to attend the entire summer camp.
-Priority given to students who have not previously participated in this summer camp.
Application Requirements: Students are encouraged to apply by May 14, 2018.
-Completed application form.
-Current high school transcript. Unofficial copies are acceptable.
-Letter of recommendation printed on school letterhead from a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics teacher or school counselor.
-One short-essay response.

 

Details

Start:
July 18 @ 9:00 am
End:
July 20 @ 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Stephanie Page
Phone:
614-287-2211
Email:
spage11@cscc.edu
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