Engineering, Construction and Manufacturing Career Academy

To apply, click here: DVC Career Academies - Engineering Application

 

Diablo Valley College, in collaboration with the Contra Costa Economic Partnership, is hosting an Engineering, Construction, and Manufacturing Summer Career Academy. Explore theory and practice, a blend of hands-on exploration, problem-solving, industry field visits, and expert industry viewpoints. Learn about programming and robotics. Learn work-ready essential skills and meet industry representatives. Interested students must complete the registration packet below and enroll in CONST-101-2152 or 2153.

 

Career Academy Information

Dates:

June 10 - 14, 2019

Hours:

8:00am-4:00pm

Location:

Engineering Building, DVC Pleasant Hill Campus

Cost:

High school students pay ONLY $1.00 per unit.

College credit:

CONST-101-2152 or 2153: Earn 1 unit college credit and 2.5 units of high school credit.

Requirements:

Special Admissions Recommendation Form

  • Fill out and have signed by your high school principal before school gets out for summer
  • Hold on to this signed form until you receive an email stating you have been accepted into the Career Academy
  • Once accepted, you will be able to turn in this form starting June 2019 at either the Pleasant Hill or San Ramon Campus
  • Campus Hours: PHC - Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm and Tuesday 8:00am-7:00pm; SRC - Monday-Thursday 9:00am-6:30pm *Closed Fridays
Who can apply:

This course is appropriate for students entering grades 10, 11, and 12 for Fall 2019

Notes:
  • Breakfast, snacks, and lunch will be provided.
  • Because this class gives college credit, students must attend everyday for the whole time or they may receive a non-passing grade for the class on their college transcript.
Capacity

60 students.

Campus map:

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For more information:

Please contact Contra Costa Economics Partnership (CCEP) by e-mailing april@ccpartnership.org for more information.

 

For more information:

Please contact us at dvccareeracademies@dvc.edu

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