Milligan summer camps offer career exploration for high schoolers

Published 2:53 pm Thursday, February 22, 2024

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MILLIGAN – This summer, high school students can program a computer, build a rocket, create motion graphics, earn CPR certification and much more – all at Milligan University’s academic summer camps. Designed to help high schoolers explore future careers, the camps will be held in June and July. A discount is available for registration prior to May 15.
Camps are offered in computer science, digital media, engineering, nursing and occupational therapy. Students will be taught skills and techniques in their specific field of interest.
Computer Science camp will be June 10-14, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Students will explore and step into the cyber world by creating software with a computer programming language taught by experienced computer science faculty.
Digital Media camp will be June 24-28, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Students will gain skills in the foundational elements of digital media, including motion graphics, graphic design and digital video filmmaking.
Engineering camp will be June 17-21, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Students will explore the world of engineering through hands-on projects that are arranged to show engineering design concepts and optimization. Students will participate in friendly competitions, including creating high pressure water-rockets and building wooden bridges.
Nursing camp will be June 3-5, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Students will learn from Milligan’s experienced nursing faculty, develop hands-on skills used by registered nurses every day, earn CPR certification, tour area health care agencies and more.
Occupational Therapy camp will be July 15-17, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Students will explore the creative mindset of occupational therapy practice through an array of real-world activities. Students also will meet and interact with current OT students and faculty, be introduced to OT practice areas, and learn about the tools and equipment used by OT professionals.
In addition to academic camps, Milligan offers various athletics camps for elementary through high school students. For a complete listing of the university’s summer camp offerings and for registration, visit or email

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