Summer Camp Opportunities

Healthcare Professionals Camp

University of the Incarnate Word Healthcare Professionals Camp provides students an opportunity to learn about a career in the field of health care, specifically nursing, physical therapy, optometry, pharmacy and general medicine, through classes, guest speakers, and activities. Additionally, students will be learning essential college and career readiness and leadership skills. This program is a partnership with the Career & Technical Education Department of North East Independent School District and the University of the Incarnate Word.

2017 Healthcare Professionals Camp Application


SASTEMIC Camp

The SASTEMIC Camp provides students an opportunity to learn about robotics, video game design, 3D printing, computer software programming, and hardware engineering through classes and hands-on activities. Additionally, students will experience the Geekbus, a mobile makerspace that brings STEM education into the classroom. This program is a partnership with the Career & Technical Education Department of North East Independent School District and SASTEMIC.

2017 Healthcare Professionals Camp Application


St. Mary’s University Leadership in Law Camp

St. Mary’s Leadership in Law Camp provides students an opportunity to learn about a career in the field of law through classes, guest speakers, field trips, and activities. Additionally, students will be learning essential college and career readiness and leadership skills. This program is a partnership with the Career & Technical Education Department of North East Independent School District and St. Mary’s University School of Law.

2017 Healthcare Professionals Camp Application


Campers Learning about Law Enforcement Careers
Campers Learning in a Mock Court Room at St. Mary's University
Campers Pretending to be Attorneys


The Jefferson Bank Investor Challenge Camp

The Jefferson Bank Investor Challenge Camp provides students an opportunity to learn about financial literacy, planning, and the stock market through classes, guest speakers, and activities. Additionally, students will be attending classes on a college campus to visualize themselves going to classes. This program is a partnership with the Career & Technical Education Department of North East Independent School District and The University of the Incarnate Word.

The Challenge begins when the Camp ends. Students will buy and sell stocks in an online, simulated investment environment to see who can grow their portfolio the most over a 20-week period following the in-class instruction. The winner will be awarded a $500 check at the end of the challenge.

2017 Healthcare Professionals Camp Application