STEM 360: 2022 Summer Program

The STEM 360 Pre-College Summer Program of the School of Sciences and Mathematics, taught by our distinguished faculty in our state-of-the-art facilities, takes high school students on a journey through several instructional and hands on training activities on a variety of STEM topics.

STEM 360

Pre-College Summer Program at the College of Charleston

The School of Sciences and Mathematics at the College of Charleston has been known for its commitment to the study of and pursuit of new knowledge in the sciences and mathematics. The school is proud to carry this tradition into the 21st century with its six award winning departments. The STEM 360 Pre-College Summer Program of the School of Sciences and Mathematics takes high school students on a journey through several instructional and hands on training activities on a variety of topics which may include biology, marine biology, chemistry, environmental geosciences, engineering, computer programming, and others. 

When: Monday, July 18 - Friday, July 22, 2022, 9am-4pm daily

Cost: $300

Who: Rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders

During the five-day event, participants will be taught by our distinguished faculty in our state-of-the-art facilities, students sample a broad range of STEM disciplines, gaining a preview of what it would be like to study these majors in college. Activities may also include tours of companies or field work at the Stono Preserve and Grice Marine Lab. 

Registration for STEM 360 Pre-College Summer Program of the School of Sciences and Mathematics is now open. The sessions are held Monday, July 18 – Friday, July 22, 2022, 9am-4pm daily. The registration fee is $300. All rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders are welcome to register for the program. Applicants will be reviewed until the program reaches capacity. Once your application has been processed, we’ll send you an email with a complete timeline, checklist, instructions for payment, and remaining paperwork. Please complete the online registration by May 20, 2022.

The link to the Registration portal is https://blogs.cofc.edu/lowcountryhall/2022/03/03/stem-360-pre-col…e-summer-program/

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a course reaches capacity. We will follow up and notify all applicants of their enrollment status within one week of receiving the online registration. Once your application has been processed, we'll send you an email with a complete timeline, program details, checklist, instructions for payment and the remaining paperwork.

Deadlines 
Online Registration: May 20, 2022
Application/Deposit Deadline ($100): June 15, 2022
Full Payment Deadline: June 30, 2022


Selected students will be informed and encouraged to apply as early as possible by submitting a nonrefundable deposit of $100 before June 15. This deposit is applied to the full enrollment cost, which should be submitted by June 30 to ensure your spot in the course is reserved.


Late applications: Applications may still be accepted after the June 15 deadline, if space remains available in the program. Contact mnarayan@cofc.edu to determine course availability after the priority deadline.


Refund Policy
Students who do not participate in the Institute forfeit their $100 deposit. Students who pay the full amount and decide to withdraw before June 25 are eligible to recoup the remaining balance from their payment.

Please contact mnarayan@cofc.edu if you have any specific questions. The STEM 360 Program Logistics and Reminders for 2022 can be viewed here. Go STEM360!!

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