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Jackson State University is a medium-sized public university and is a historically black institution. It is designated as a research-intensive institution and is recognized by Apple as an Apple Distinguished School. Its marching band, “Sonic Boom of the South” is nationally known.

Summer Camps at Jackson State University

Unite Pre-Engineering Summer Program is for talented students from minority groups interested in learning about careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Topics include microcontrollers, robotics and ACT test preparation. Students who complete the four-week program will receive a stipend.

There are also a range of other camps to encourage students to consider careers in the sciences, engineering, technology and math. Many of these camps are FREE.

Summer camps are offered in theater, architecture, dance and the history of the civil rights movement. Camp Tiger Tails, Metro Jackson Community Prevention Coalition Summer Teen Camp and “You Be The Judge” Class Action Summer Teen Camp strive to encourage young people to make healthy choices in their lives. Many of these camps are FREE.

The Tigers lead summer sports camps in baseball, basketball, volleyball, hurdles, sprints and throws.


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Day* - Tuition and sometimes meals
Stay** - Tuition, housing, and generally meals
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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
"You Be the Judge" Teen Camp
(PreLaw)
(PreLaw)
Jackson, MS
Varies $0 N/A
Art in Action
(Art)
(Art)
Jackson, MS
06/05/17 to 06/09/17 $85 N/A
Band, Dance, Drum Major Camp
(Band)
(Band)
Jackson, MS
Varies $300 $350
Camp Stars Theater Summer Camp
(Theater)
(Theater)
Jackson, MS
07/05/17 to 07/30/17 $400 N/A
I Heart Dance Company
(Dance Arts)
(Dance Arts)
Jackson, MS
Varies $100 N/A
Kids Kollege Camps
(Academic Prep)
(Academic Prep)
Jackson, MS
06/05/17 to 07/14/17 $25 N/A
Learn How to Sew
(Fashion)
(Fashion)
Jackson, MS
06/12/17 to 06/16/17 $110 N/A
Southern Civil Rights Movement
(History)
(History)
Jackson, MS
06/12/17 to 06/16/17 $0 N/A
STEM Prep
(Academic Prep)
(Academic Prep)
Jackson, MS
Varies $0 N/A
Transportation Institute
(Transportation)
(Transportation)
Jackson, MS
06/04/17 to 06/23/17 N/A $100
Vocal/Choral Academy
(Chorus,Voice)
(Chorus,Voice)
Jackson, MS
06/12/17 to 06/16/17 $250 N/A
Weather Camp
(Meteorology)
(Meteorology)
Jackson, MS
Varies $0 N/A
Youth Development Camp
(Academic Prep)
(Academic Prep)
Jackson, MS
Varies $585 N/A
Baseball Camps
Jackson, MS
06/26/17 to 07/14/17 $80 N/A
Boys Basketball, grades 1-12
Jackson, MS
05/30/17 to 06/02/17 $100 N/A
Boys Basketball, grades 1-12
Jackson, MS
07/17/17 to 07/20/17 $100 N/A
Boys Basketball, grades 1-12
Jackson, MS
06/26/17 to 06/29/17 $100 N/A
Camp Tiger Tails
Jackson, MS
05/22/17 to 07/28/17 $350 N/A
Football Camps
Jackson, MS
05/31/17 to 06/03/17 N/A
Girls Volleyball Camps
Jackson, MS
06/01/17 to 06/10/17 $100 $250
High School Football
Jackson, MS
07/20/17 to 07/20/17 $25 N/A
Lady Tiger Basketball Half-Day
Jackson, MS
06/13/17 to 06/15/17 $75 N/A
Soccer Camps
Jackson, MS
06/08/17 to 06/16/17 N/A
Tiger Prospect Softball
Jackson, MS
07/11/17 to 07/12/17 $150 N/A
Tony Hughes Grid Iron Gals Football
Jackson, MS
Varies $50 N/A