Connecticut Summer Camps
At iD Tech, we offer hands-on, high-energy summer computer programs for kids and teens. Co-ed options include iD Tech Camps for ages 7-17, iD Tech Academies for teens ages 13-18, and iD Tech Mini for ages 6-9. We also offer Alexa Café, an all-girls program for ages 10-15. Programs are held at over 100 prestigious campuses nationwide. Unlock your internalDrive and gain a competitive advantage for college and beyond!
Our CT summer camps immerse students in a STEM learning experience unlike any other. Choose from courses in game design, web design, coding, programming in Java™ and C++, Minecraft modding, filmmaking, robotics, photography, and more. With 8 students maximum per instructor, we customize our curriculum around you. You’ll build real-world skills, make new friends, and discover how your talents and passions can lead to a future career. Depending on location and program, students will eat in the university dining hall and explore campus. Overnight campers sleep right in the college dorms!
In Connecticut, we offer Middletown summer camps held at Wesleyan, New Haven summer programs held at Yale, Danbury summer camps held at Western Connecticut State University, and Hartford summer camps held at Trinity College. Do something BIG this summer! Check CT computer camp availability below.
CT Camp Locations
Connecticut STEM Snapshot
Connecticut students—by 2018 there will be roughly 116,000 unfilled STEM jobs in Connecticut alone, 9,845 of which involve computing! The demand for Connecticut coders is growing at 5.1 times the state average, yet fewer than 486 students graduate with computer science degrees each year.
More about the STEM education landscape in CT:
- In Connecticut, computer science does not count for either math or science credit—and only 65 schools teach CS. Click here to help change the equation and sign the Code.org petition.
- CT is one of 25 states where computer science does not count toward high school graduation.
- Connecticut is home to numerous colleges and universities with esteemed STEM programs: Yale, Trinity, Wesleyan, and many more. To encourage higher learning, iD Tech summer programs are held at many of these campuses.
- Looking for a fun, educational excursion in CT? Head to the Connecticut Science Center, the state’s most popular STEM-centric museum, which is vocal in its support for computer science education. Each Fall, the Connecticut Science Center hosts the Connecticut STEM Conference, which draws over 350 educators and focuses on developing STEM curricula partnerships locally and beyond. More info.
- CTSTEMJobs.org is a Connecticut-based career center that provides resources for students and jobseekers looking for work in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.
Success Stories from Connecticut Camp Students
iD Tech alumni from CT have gone on to achieve BIG things in the tech world. It starts here!
This former camper has published a number of apps and built a variety of websites. But above all, Justin is also bringing necessary tech skills to the underprivileged and underserved.