Explore What it Means to Be an Engineer

July 16-22, 2017

This summer at JBU, you have an opportunity to explore the world of engineering!

The theme this summer will be Robotics.

You will learn about electrical circuits, programming, computer aided design, 3D printing, motors, batteries, and more.

The week will include hands-on project design, building, and testing. You will learn how Christian principles relate to engineering and teamwork, and enjoy evening activities and field trips together with the other students.

Explore engineering, build relationships, grow spiritually, and have fun!


Who should apply?: Current 9-11th graders* (10-12th grade as of Fall 2017) *Preference will be given to upperclassmen.

Cost: $385** (includes meals, field trips, and project materials).
          $117.18 for on-campus housing

 **Limited scholarships are available.

Check out this article from NWA Democrat Gazette on the 2016 Engineering Summer Academy.

2016 Engineering Summer Academy Facebook photo album


How do I sign up?

  1. Submit an Application
  2. Applications will be reviewed by the Engineering Department.  Once accepted, you will need to:
  3. Submit a $100 deposit, OR mail a check made out to John Brown University to:

     John Brown University
     Attn: Academic Partnerships
     2000 W. University St.
     Siloam Springs, AR 72761

  1. Fill out the required forms.
  2. Contact us to confirm your balance and make a payment. 

Contact James Cooke at 479.524.7204 or (James@jbu.edu) with any application or Engineering questions!



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