Summer 2018 – The Week of July 15-20th
All interested students who love to learn and want to get a small taste of the OSSM experience! If you are currently in the 8th through 11th grade and have a passion for science and math, you are eligible to apply.
The OSSM Summer Academy is a week-long academic summer camp. During the day, students will take exciting, interactive classes with OSSM’s nationally-renowned faculty and visit cultural attractions around Oklahoma City. Evenings will be filled with fun activities led by camp counselors who are recent OSSM alums.
Classes and activities will be held on OSSM campus in Oklahoma City. Housing and food will be provided in the OSSM residence hall, with 24-hour security. Students will have access to the gymnasium, the library, and the computer facilities. Field trips will be prearranged at various attractions around Oklahoma City.
Summer 2018 Course Offerings are Listed Below
An Introduction to the Human Body in Health and Disease
Mark Li, DVM
Animal Anatomy and Adaptation
A. Brent Richards, PhD
Deconstructing da Vinci: Genius Machines in the Age of Arduino
John Ice, MD
Introduction to Immunology: How Our Bodies Fend Off Infectious Diseases
Molecules of Life
Symbolic Representation of Chemistry
Ruibo Li, PhD
What Can Polymers Do for You
Computer Programming Workshop
Farideh Samadzadeh, PhD
Video Game Design and History
Computer Architecture with Hands-on Digital Electronics
Introduction to Microelectronics
ACT Exam Prep: English, Reading, and Writing
American Pulse: Music, Film, & Society
Charles Darwin, the Copley Medal, and the Rise of Naturalism – A Historical Immersion Game
A Concise History of Science
Strange Medicine: A Cultural History of Healing and Medicine in America
ACT/SAT Math Review
Calculus – A Gentle and Intuitive Introduction
Frank Wang, PhD
An Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
An Introduction to Special Relativity
Career Exploration- What do I want to do for the rest of my life?
Creative Problem Solving
Tuition is $975, which includes all meals, field trips, and evening activities.
Financial aid is available.
Click here for the online application
Questions? Contact – Summer-Academy@ossm.edu