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Drexel University is a large, private research university with its main campus in west Philadelphia. It is best known for its cooperative education program that assists students in gaining paid full-time work experience. It has well regarded program in computer science, engineering, business and media arts and design.

Summer Programs at Drexel University

Environmental Science Leadership Academy includes canoeing in the Pine Barrens, exploring the New Jersey coastline and a fossil dig.

Biomed Summer Academy is a lab-based introduction to biomedical engineering. It is a day program offered in two sessions.

Computing Academy is a five-week residential immersion into software, hardware, game design and more. It is not being offered in 2016.

There are several day camps in engineering. The ASM International Materials Science Camp is a FREE day camp introducing students to the field. The Materials Science and Engineering Summer Institute is offered in several sessions and further explores nanotechnology and the development of sustainable materials.

Camp Business examines marketing, finance, management, economics and also leadership, business etiquette and team building. There is a residential camp and a day camp.

Mock Trial Experience is lead by area attorneys and by the Drexel Mock Trial Team. The program is focused on an introduction to the legal profession, public speaking skills and teamwork.

Media Arts and Design offers residential camps in architecture, interior design and the fashion industry, including design and merchandising. Music Industry Summer Program is a one-week day program in music technology and the business aspects of music.

Students interested in careers in health care have a choice of camps:

  • Mini-Med Summer Camp
  • Neuroscience Camp
  • Behavioral Health Careers Summer Academy
  • An Exploration of Careers in Mental Health Fields
  • and Health Service Administration Summer Academy

The Dragons lead Athletics Camps and Clinics in basketball and soccer.


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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
ASM International Materials Camp
(Materials Science)
(Materials Science)
Philadelphia, PA
06/26/17 to 06/30/17 $0 N/A
Biomed Summer Academy
(Biomedical Engineering)
(Biomedical Engineering)
Philadelphia, PA
07/17/17 to 07/21/17 $1,150 N/A
Biomed Summer Academy
(Biomedical Engineering)
(Biomedical Engineering)
Philadelphia, PA
07/10/17 to 07/14/17 $1,150 N/A
Camp Business
(Business,Economics)
(Business,Economics)
Philadelphia, PA
07/08/17 to 07/14/17 N/A $1,500
Camp Business
(Business,Economics)
(Business,Economics)
Philadelphia, PA
07/17/17 to 07/27/17 $750 N/A
Careers in Behavioral Health Care
(Psychology,Premed)
(Psychology,Premed)
Philadelphia, PA
06/19/17 to 06/23/17 $250 N/A
Cinema & Television Summer Program
(Filmmaking)
(Filmmaking)
Philadelphia, PA
07/17/17 to 07/21/17 $1,300 N/A
Dance Program Summer Intensive
(Dance Arts)
(Dance Arts)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/14/17 $1,200 N/A
Discovering Architecture
(Architecture)
(Architecture)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/21/17 N/A $3,200
Discovering Digital Fabrication
(Design,3D Printing,Engineering)
(Design,3D Printing,...)
Philadelphia, PA
07/24/17 to 08/04/17 $2,000 N/A
Discovering Interior Design
(Design)
(Design)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/21/17 N/A $3,200
Environmental Science Leadership Academy
(Environmental Science)
(Environmental Science)
Philadelphia, PA
07/16/17 to 07/22/17 N/A $1,800
Environmental Science Leadership Academy
(Environmental Science)
(Environmental Science)
Philadelphia, PA
07/30/17 to 08/04/17 N/A $1,700
Exploring Design/Merchandising/Fashion Design
(Fashion)
(Fashion)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/21/17 N/A $3,200
Food Camp
(Culinary Arts,Hospitality)
(Culinary Arts,Hospitality)
Philadelphia, PA
07/10/17 to 07/12/17 $600 N/A
Graphic Design Summer Program
(Graphic Design)
(Graphic Design)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/15/17 $1,600 N/A
Materials Science/Engineering Institute
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,Materials Science)
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,...)
Philadelphia, PA
07/24/17 to 07/28/17 $795 N/A
Materials Science/Engineering Institute
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,Materials Science)
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,...)
Philadelphia, PA
07/17/17 to 07/21/17 $795 N/A
Materials Science/Engineering Institute
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,Materials Science)
(Nanotechnology,Sustainability,...)
Philadelphia, PA
08/07/17 to 08/11/17 $795 N/A
Mini-Med Summer Camp
(Premed)
(Premed)
Philadelphia, PA
06/26/17 to 07/14/17 $2,250 N/A
Mini-Med Summer Camp
(Premed)
(Premed)
Philadelphia, PA
07/17/17 to 08/04/17 $2,250 N/A
Mock Trial Experience
(Mock Trial,PreLaw)
(Mock Trial,PreLaw)
Philadelphia, PA
Varies $625 N/A
Music Industry Summer Program
(Music,Business,Digital Music)
(Music,Business,...)
Philadelphia, PA
07/09/17 to 07/14/17 $1,300 N/A
Neuroscience Camp
(Neuroscience)
(Neuroscience)
Philadelphia, PA
07/10/17 to 07/21/17 $1,500 N/A
Dragons Athletics Camps
Philadelphia, PA
Varies