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Career Exploration Camp for Teens begins
6/24/2013, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Oakland University invites high school students to explore careers and prepare for college in interactive summer camps.

Students will explore various careers through interactive, engaging sessions that include hands-on activities, field trips and presentations. Presented by Oakland University faculty experts, the sessions offer students:

  • a comprehensive look at current and emerging fields
  • highlights of the knowledge and skills required for jobs in each field
  • information concerning projected employment
  • steps to take now, while in high school, to begin preparing for their future.

 

The cost includes transportation for scheduled field trips, lunch, snacks and T-shirt.

All camps will be held at:

Oakland University’s Anton/Frankel Center
20 South Main Street, Mount Clemens

Monday - Friday, June 24-28, 2013

Career Exploration Camp

Not sure where your career interests lie? Dive in and start exploring career fields in engineering, computer science, criminal justice, social work, business, medical fields, psychology, education and much more. This camp introduces students to various high-growth, high demand jobs of the future. To learn what career professionals in these fields do on a day-to-day basis, students participate in hands-on activities such as building a light bulb, developing a business strategy, touring the Macomb County court house and jail, and engaging in simulation exercises. Students visit Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe to learn about health and medical careers in nursing, pharmacy, respiratory therapy, imaging, laboratory, and more. Sessions meet 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost: $150

Learn more: www.oakland.edu/macombcamp
Location
Anton/Frankel Center
20 South Main Street
Mount Clemens MI, 48043
Contact Information
Julie Trube
(248) 370-3910