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SMU Summer Tech Camps
Coding, game development, robotics, and design for kids and teens
Southern Methodist University
- 20+ years of expertise and 450,000 alumni
- Rockstar instructors trained in person
- An elite tech experience
- iD Small Class Guarantee™
- In-demand curriculum + skill certification
- Freedom to make unlimited changes
This location is postponed until 2021. We look forward to our return and wish you good health in the meantime.
Our weeklong Virtual Tech Camps are running right now through summer. Whether your student wants to dive into coding, AI, machine learning, film, robotics, or game design, we look forward to bringing the magic of camp to them, online!
If you have already registered for a program at this location, we will contact you to make alternate arrangements.
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Learn from a tech rockstar
We recruit the same carefully-vetted talent sought by companies like Google, Apple, EA, and Disney. They hire who we hire.
The highest standards
When your child attends iD Tech, they’re in safe, capable hands. Our family company has spent over 20 years perfecting your stress-free summer:
- Top talent recruited from elite universities
- Meticulous background and reference checks
- CPR/First Aid certification
- In-person training
- All-adult instructors (no high schoolers or CITs)
- Adherence to American Camp Association accredited guidelines
Courses available at this location
Learn AI. Code video games. Engineer robots. We teach the in-demand skills you just can't get in school.
Code a game or app, experiment with AI, explore data science, and discover the secrets of cyber security.View coding courses
Create worlds, mod your favorite titles, design 3D levels, and learn the cycle of game production.View game dev courses
Bring robots to life with code, work with sensors and microcontrollers, and delve into autonomous driving.View robotics courses
Produce and stream videos, edit photos, create digital music, design 3D models, and kick-start your portfolio.View creative courses
Your tuition includes:
The hottest software and hardware
Innovate like a pro with the latest tools from Adobe, Epic Games, Autodesk, VEX, Sphero, Roblox, and more.
iD Small Class Guarantee™
Experience personalized learning with 10 students max per instructor.
Gamified learning for long-term success
Achieve L10 status on The iD Tech Pathway™ and stand out to colleges and future employers.
Official iD Tech diploma and skill certification
Get meaningful recognition for your skills and boost your portfolio.
12 online iD Master Classes ($300 value)
Gain exclusive industry insights from tech icons all year long. Free with all summer programs.
Limited edition iD Tech t-shirt
Rep your camp spirit year round.
Make unlimited changes (no fees) up to 14 days before your session starts.
Extended hours at no extra charge
Day programs run from 8:30am to 5:30pm.
Where you'll be
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX 75205
Our summer programs held at SMU strike the perfect balance between STEM skill development and summer fun, giving students a true taste of collegiate life at a prestigious university!
These camps entail a small, caring academic community in the heart of a vibrant international Sun Belt City. Consistently ranked in the top third of national universities in the guide America's Best Colleges, SMU enrolls more than 10,000 students from all 50 states and 100 foreign countries.
Located just five miles north of downtown, the wooded SMU campus stretches over 165 acres. The university is located approximately three miles from the Love Field Airport and 19 miles from DFW International Airport. There's also a vast network of light rail and bus services provided by Dallas Area Rapid Transit, making it the perfect Texas summer camp location.
Learn more about SMU here.
Specialized programs at this location
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