Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

Engineers and engineering, here are suggestions for CTY summer, online, and family programs for kids in grades 2-12 that will appeal to problem solvers, creative thinkers, and budding engineers.

Today is Global Day of the Engineer—a time to celebrate the people who dream, design, and create elegant solutions to the world’s problems.

In honor of engineers and engineering, here are suggestions for CTY summer, online, and family programs for kids in grades 2-12 that will appeal to problem solvers, creative thinkers, and budding engineers.

Imagine a world without engineers and it would be an existence without clean water (Abel Wolman) or flying machines (Leonardo Da Vinci) or the Brooklyn Bridge (Emily Roebling). We’d have no bulletproof vests (Stephanie Kwolek), no Apple personal computers (Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs), no windshield wipers (Mary Anderson), and no skyscrapers (Fazlur Rahman Khan).

“Engineering is the closest thing to magic that exists in the world,” said Elon Musk, founder and lead designer of SpaceX and co-founder of Tesla. He ought to know. He’s an engineer.

In honor of engineers and engineering, here are suggestions for CTY summer, online, and family programs for kids in grades 2-12 that will appeal to problem solvers, creative thinkers, and budding engineers.

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Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is accredited for grades K-12 by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Questions? We’re here to help. Email us at ctyinfo@jhu.edu or call us at 410-735-6277.

CTY summer and online courses require qualifying scores and have grade and other prerequisites. See course listings for details. 

NOTE: Qualifying scores are required for CTY online and summer programs. CTY staff are available to guide you through registration and testing. Please call 410-735-6277 or email ctyinfo@jhu.edu for assistance. No scores are required for family programs.

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