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Summer STEM

What is Summer STEM?



Frequently Asked Questions

What courses are offered during Summer STEM at UMBC?

A wide selection of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, and Statistics courses are offered during summer session.


Why should I participate in Summer STEM at UMBC?

Summer STEM at UMBC focuses on student academic success. During the condensed summer term, students can focus on the courses they need to stay on track, catch up, or get ahead. With coordinated sequences of lecture and lab courses, UMBC and visiting students can complete their core STEM requirements in the summer.


What is the application process for Summer STEM at UMBC?

UMBC students do not need to apply, simply register for summer courses. Students who are interested in taking a summer course for academic credit but are not currently enrolled at UMBC need to follow the information provided forĀ Visiting Students.


Can high school students participate in Summer STEM at UMBC?

UMBC offers both credit and non-credit options for high school students.

Qualified high school students can get a jump start on college by enrolling in summer courses at UMBC. Most credits earned can be applied to degree programs at UMBC or are transferable to other colleges and universities. High school students must meet early admission requirements to enroll in credit courses at UMBC.

Non-credit STEM programs are also available for middle and high school students through UMBC’s Summer Enrichment Experience (SEE). A variety of one or two week programs in science, engineering, technology, arts and humanities are offered.