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Summer Programs 

Get ready for a summer packed full of fun! Register for summer camps at K-State Polytechnic!

Experience the power of polytechnic when you attend any of our hands-on, interactive summer camps! With topics ranging from unmanned aircraft systems to digital media to aviation, there's something for everyone! Your experience matters, so make the most of it this summer!

Kansas State Polytechnic Summer Programs are learning based programs for K-12 students. Summer programs educate and inspire youth in a fun and interactive environment. Participants enhance their knowledge while experiencing what Kansas State Polytechnic has to offer in a variety of programs and settings.


UAS Commander
June 3, 2019
6th to 8th grade

Learn about the newest area of aviation - drones! Fly unmanned aerial vehicle simulators, quadcopters and take a UAS selfie using some of the newest technologies in the field.

Discover Airplane

Aviation Fixation - SOLD OUT
June 10-12, 2019
3rd to 5th grade

Calling all future aviators! Learn about the basics of flight, anatomy of an aircraft and fly state-of-the-art flight simulators to expand your knowledge of aviation.

Discover Airplane 

Aviation Fixation 2.0
June 10-12, 2019
6th to 8th grade

You love aviation, so get ready to take your knowledge to the next level! Reading maps, understanding the weather, pre-flight inspections and aircraft anatomy are all required to be a great aviator. Master these skills and put them to the test in a flight around the Salina area.

Electronics, Engineering and Game Design 

Electronics, Engineering and Game Design - SOLD OUT
June 17-19, 2019
5th to 7th grade

Enter the world of hands-on engineering technology! From industrial manufacturing to laser engraving, electronics, gaming and computer programming, you'll experience the inner workings of these areas in our traditional polytechnic style - hands-on!

 iVideo Mania

iVideo Mania
June 18, 2019
4th to 6th grade

Become a movie producer at K-State Polytechnic! Pick a topic and use provided props, your own art and sound effects to bring your video vision to life. Participants will learn multimedia editing skills using popular software and technology.

 Digital Design

Digital Design - SOLD OUT
June 24-26, 2019
9th to 11th grade

Learn art and graphic design basics to take your artistic talents to a new level. Throw in animation, motion graphics, and video capture and editing skills and you'll be on your way to a digital media design expert!


Fly K-State Academy - SOLD OUT
July 22-25, 2019
9th to 12th grade

Complete four missions designed to push your aviation skills to the limit! Learn how to take off and land, perform flight maneuvers, and take a cross-country flight using the tools of a professional pilot.