College of Engineering
Tech's College of Engineering outreach programs offer a wide variety of interesting and challenging programs for students of all ages. Courses are designed to challenge youth to become critical-thinking problem solvers, appreciate STEM, and explore the engineering design process. Our Outreach team continues to develop and offer unique opportunities for students to have fun while solving the technological challenges.
- Engineering a Future (EaF)
This four-day residential summer camp for rising 8th or 9th grade young women offers an opportunity for young women interested in becoming problem solvers and creative thinkers to spend time experiencing the ever-changing and exciting field of engineering. Activities are focused on displaying how engineers turn dreams into reality.
- Engineering a Future Workshop
A one-day engineering and computing workshop for 5th and 6th grade girls to participate in hands-on activities and explore a future in STEM related careers.
- Explorations in Engineering and Computing Camp
A one-week-long Engineering and Computing summer camp for rising 12th-grade students hosted at Tennessee Tech University, the state's only four-year technological university. During this camp, students will get to experience and engage in hands-on projects related to the top engineering and computing fields, taught by our engaging faculty members.
- FIRST LEGO League (FLL)
The FIRST LEGO League (also known by the acronym FLL) is an international competition for elementary and middle school students (ages 9-14 in the USA and Canada, 9-16 elsewhere), arranged by the FIRST organization.
- Governor's School for Emerging Technologies (GSET)
The Governor’s School for Emerging Technologies is designed to stimulate interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics through study of current topics in biotechnology, nanotechnology, information technology, and other emerging technologies.
- Tennessee Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (TLSAMP)
Tennessee Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (TLSAMP) program. TLSAMP is a collaborative effort sustained by a coalition of ten colleges and universities in the state of Tennessee to significantly increase the number of underrepresented minority students statewide.