Summer Technology Camps in Kentucky
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 150 prestigious campuses nationwide. Unlock your internalDrive and gain a competitive advantage for college and beyond!
Our KY 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 Kentucky, we offer Louisville summer camps held at the University of Louisville. Do something BIG this summer! Check KY computer camp availability below.
Kentucky Camp Locations
Kentucky STEM Snapshot
Have you heard that by 2018, there will be 74,000 unfilled STEM jobs in Kentucky? Whether you’re passionate about programming, game design, app development, robotics, photography, filmmaking, there couldn’t better time to pursue your STEM interests!
Learn more about the STEM education landscape in Kentucky:
- Computer programming as a foreign language? Kentucky’s Senate passed a bill that would count programming as a language to satisfy school credits. French, Spanish…Programming? Cool.
- Students looking for a fun, informal introduction to Science can check out the Kentucky Science Center in Louisville. It’s the largest hands-on science center in Kentucky, which actively works to provide STEM learning and activities for its visitors. More info.
- Interest in STEM majors and careers has been increasing among Kentucky High School students since 2010, and is actually outpacing the national average (26% in Kentucky compared to 25.5% nationally)*. With that said, the production of a trained workforce to fill STEM openings is not keeping up with demand, and is actually among the lowest in the nation (this according to the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education’s STEM Task Force).
- The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky was named a top five high school in the entire country by Newsweek, in its “America’s Best High Schools 2011” report.
- The American Association of University Women (AAUW) offers their daylong, STEM career conference at Kentucky State University! With the goal of attracting middle school girls to STEM fields, Tech Savvy informs participants about STEM education and related careers. More info.