Programs: High School

Aerospace Engineering Summer Program

Take a closer look at aerospace engineering and learn the basic principles of aerodynamics and flight mechanics from RPI faculty who are leaders in the field.

Architecture Career Discovery

Architecture Career Discovery Program

Learn about the theory of architecture, computing and simulation, freehand and extreme drawing, building ecologies and design.

Engineering Exploration Program

Engineering Exploration Program

This program is an introduction to engineering concepts with a focus on creativity, teamwork, communication, and working across seven available engineering disciplines.


Rensselaer Research Experience for High School Students

Actively learn about conducting research alongside RPI Faculty in their research laboratories!

CURENT-Smart Grid

Learn how the electric grid is being adapted to incorporate renewable sources such as solar arrays and wind turbine farms!

Polymer Chemistry Research Experience

Experience one week of intense research in Rensselaer's state of the art polymer center and enhance your awareness of plastic materials

Design & Innovation

Identify real-world problems and design, create, and market new products through prototypes, mock-ups, and the use of 3D printing technology


Exploring STEAMM Careers by Inventor's Studio

Discover interdisciplinary career paths that crosscut science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics, and medicine.