Animal Sciences (YAP June) Class is Full

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 NYC) Class is Full

Students enrolled in this class will survey the “major” aspects of the field by gaining specific knowledge in three of the degree offerings featured in the College of Architecture, including Architecture, Landscape Architecture & Urban Planning, and Construction Science. Through this week-long interdisciplinary experience, students will be introduced to the...
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Attending Texas A&M University (YAP TAMU) Class is Full

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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Education & Human Development – New for YAP 2018! (YAP July)

This course is designed to give students a glimpse at the diverse and distinctive career fields of interest in the College of Education and Human Development. From Educational Psychology to Health and Kinesiology, students will stretch their minds as much as their legs through participating in psychological labs and physiological...
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Entrepreneurship (YAP June) Class is Full

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 June) 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 July) 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 June, YAP July)

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 STEM) Class is Full

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 July)

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 June) Class is Full

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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Photography (YAP NYC) Class is Full

“Focus”ing on the “development” of professional photography skills, students enrolled in this class will have the unique opportunity to contextualize their portfolios with impeccable shots from New York City! Students in this class will learn about essential photography elements including camera settings, light and exposure, composition, and digital enhancement with...
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Physical Sciences (YAP STEM)

Are you “magnetically” attracted to the world of Physics? Care to “mix” it up with some “elements” of Chemistry? This class highlights all of the scientific aspects that “matter” in our everyday life. Students will be exposed to exciting laboratories and demonstrations while being introduced to the science principles that...
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Robotics (YAP STEM)

From R2D2 to the Mars Rover, robots are continuing to play important roles in our daily lives! What makes robots tick? How do they see, hear, or sense their environment? How do they make decisions and operate on their own? Utilizing the NEW technology of DSTR robots (pronounced “Disaster”), students...
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Veterinary Medicine (YAP STEM, YAP July) Class is Full

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: Game Design (YAP STEM)

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: Graphics & Animation (YAP July) Class is Full

The VizKids™: Graphics & Animation course will provide experience with different forms of animation including hand-drawn, stop-motion, and Flash animation. Students will work individually and as part of small teams to develop expressive character movement. They’ll learn how people and animals move to create action, how postures change to show...
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VizKids: Virtual Technology (YAP June) Class is Full

The VizKids™: Virtual Technology will “surround” students with the emerging world of intuitive programming.  Using innovative but playful techniques, students will work to build immersive and adaptive simulated environments that users can cognitively and kinesthetically react and respond to. This program will challenge students to integrate computer graphic software with...
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Wildlife Ecology & Entomology (YAP Costa Rica) Class is Full

Using the unique rainforest canopy as a backdrop, participants in the Wildlife Ecology class will inhabit and immerse themselves in an ecological environment that is home to great biodiversity. Learn about the biology of amphibians and reptiles and then take a night hike through the rainforest to find them in...
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