Summer Programs

College Now @ LaGuardia Community College

Environmental Engineering and Earth Science Systems

Summer Science Engineering Program

Do you want to know what environmental engineers do? The LaGuardia Community College summer STEM program pairs a 3-credit college Math course: MAT115 (College Algebra and Trigonometry) with 3 hands-on engineering projects that will engage you in building a solar house, a rotary parking tower with an electrical station, and estimating the average Earth Surface Temperature (EST) using MATLAB software. This is your opportunity to apply your Math skills to real-life problem-solving and inter-disciplinary learning.  
June 29 to August 6, 2015
Monday through Thursday
9:00am to 3:00pm
Three (3) college credits upon successful completion.

Metrocards and lunch vouchers provided.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a New York City public high school student entering 11th or 12th grade in September 2015.
  • Scored 80+ on the Integrated Algebra 1 Regents Exam.
  • Students coming from Laguardia Community College partner schools will be given priority, but eligible students from other public schools may attend if space permits.

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For more information on this program contact LaGuardia Community College's College Now staff.