Animal Sciences (YAP B)

Have it in your “head” that a career working with animals is for you? This “hand”s-on glimpse at animal sciences will help you determine if you have the “heart” for the “health”y care of animals as they are raised from “farm to fork”. The 4H tenants are embodied in this...
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Architecture (YAP X)

Participants enrolled in this course will work closely with university faculty to gain an in-depth knowledge of the fundamentals associated with careers in the field of Architecture. The program will immerse students into a design studio environment that mimics those required of students in the College of Architecture. Specially selected...
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Attending Texas A&M University (YAP TAMU)

Offered in conjunction with Higher Education & Learning Professional Consulting, Inc. (HELP™) http://www.helpconsulting.org Is it your desire to attend Texas A&M? Want to spend Saturday sawing ’em off at Kyle Field? Want to stroll through campus saying “Howdy” to your fellow Aggies? Dreamed about participating in traditions from Midnight Yell to...
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Biotechnology (YAP X)

Have you wondered how companies like 23andMe or ancestryDNA can tell you the “story” of your DNA using only your saliva? This class is designed to expose students to the modern world of biotechnology, where they will learn how to “read” and manipulate the genetic code. Through specially designed laboratories...
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Entrepreneurship (YAP B)

Want to learn what the “big idea” is with Entrepreneurship? Learn about business by doing business with your own lean startup in just five days. Startup Aggieland staff have teamed up with the Creative Studies Institute in the College of Education and Human Development to bring you this course that...
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Forensics (YAP Y) Class is Full

True to the nature of the forensics fields, students will learn to use anthropological, biological, chemical, and mechanical procedures to analyze a crime scene and determine the nature and cause of a crime. Trace evidence collection techniques (dusting for prints, shoe tread and type, document analysis, etc.) will be combined...
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Law School (YAP Y) Class is Full

Have a “sustained” interest in attending law school? In this class you will take a case from the beginning all the way through trial in front of a real judge in an actual courtroom. Students will learn rules of evidence and civil and/or criminal trial procedures as well as the...
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Mechanical Engineering (YAP Y)

This class will give students a Dwight “Look” into the most popular major in the College of Engineering here at Texas A&M University.  Explore the design process and see your creations come to life through 3D prototyping and printing.  Learn the principles of reverse engineering as you build up your...
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Medicine (YAP X)

Using the high tech facilities at Texas A&M’s Health Science Center, students will be immersed in a simulated medical environment through specially designed laboratories and demonstrations. Learn basic surgical skills including suturing and stitching. Practice starting an IV and taking blood on synthetic limbs. Learn anatomy to properly read and...
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Nanotechnology (YAP B)

Did you “Marvel” at the technology behind “Ant Man?”  Are you mystified by the magic of Harry Potter?  In this class, students will “think big” by working with materials and building structures that are 1/1000th the size of a human hair, which can perform remarkable feats, including the capture and...
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Nursing (YAP B)

Do you think you have what it takes to be a nurse? As you explore the many career options and opportunities available in the field, you will have access to the high tech facilities at Texas A&M’s Health Science Center and be immersed in a variety of simulated demonstrations with...
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Performance Studies (YAP B)

From hamming it up on stage to studying the cultural phenomenon of “Hamilton,” scholars and artists in the academic discipline of Performance Studies look at performance across all aspects of everyday life. This course will help students cultivate their talents and interests in the fine A.R.T.S. (artistic representation and thinking...
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Sports Medicine (YAP Y) Class is Full

Through this course, students will take the next “STEP” in their career preparation through participating in Sports, Training, Exercise, and Physiological centered labs and assessments. Working with faculty and staff from Department of Health & Kinesiology and the Huffines Institute for Sports Medicine and Human Performance, students will stretch their...
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Veterinary Medicine (YAP X, YAP Y)

This program will introduce participants to what it takes to get into vet school, what it’s like once you are in, and what career options you have once you get out. Get a closer look at radiology, see if you can handle herpetology, and get a gut feeling about parasitology...
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VizKids: 3D Animation (YAP Y)

The VizKids: 3D Animation course will provide students with experience with storytelling through animation giving students a “bit” of a look at what working at Pixar is all about. Using a variety of media, including hand-drawn and computer software, students will work individually and as part of small teams to...
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VizKids: Anime & Manga (YAP Japan) Class is Full

This is an extension of our VizKids curriculum that will have students expand their knowledge and improve their abilities on drawing, design, and digitalization. Using state of the art facilities at the Tokyo School of Anime, students will work towards creating, customizing, and perhaps even voicing their own Manga-style Anime. ...
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VizKids: Game Design (YAP B) Class is Full

The VizKids™: Game Design course will give campers the opportunities to design and create their own video game with a small team of partners. Campers will be responsible for developing the game theme, art, game mechanics and interaction design using an easy-to-learn game engine. A willingness to embrace technology is...
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VizKids: Graphic Design (YAP X)

The VizKids: Graphic Design course will provide experience with the concepts and techniques used in graphic design including typography, use of color, design principles, integration of type, graphic elements, and images. Working individually and as part of small teams for conceptual thinking and problem solving, students will mold and shape...
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VizKids: Virtual Reality (YAP X)

The VizKids: Virtual Reality course will “surround” students with the emerging world of creating immersive environments. Using innovative and playful techniques, students will work together to “mine their minds” far beyond the scope of Minecraft. This program will challenge students to integrate computer graphics software with electronics by building their...
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