Academic Camps

Your college experience is just around the corner. It’s time to explore your options, focus your dreams, and prepare for your future.

That’s what Cedarville Academic Camps give you the opportunity to do! Spend a week at one of the finest Christian universities in the nation and explore an academic area you are interested in studying in college. You'll accomplish much more than career exploration — camp faculty will challenge you to make your career your calling. You will consider how your gifts, skills, and interests can make a difference in this world for Christ.

Make plans now to attend one of these life-changing camps this summer!

Engineering Students

Engineering Camp

June 3-7, 2019
June 17-21, 2019

At Engineering Camp, you will receive superior instruction from top faculty in the fields of computer science and electrical, civil, computer, and mechanical engineering. Discover how engineering fits into the Christian worldview and find out what it takes to become an engineer.

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Geology Camp

June 3-7, 2019 

Geology Camp will cover a wide variety of geologic topics through discussions on dinosaurs, fossils, and the Bible and learning how to do laboratory tests to characterize minerals and rocks. Campers will get to meet current Cedarville geology students and learn more about studying this fascinating subject at Cedarville.

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Molecular Biology Camp

June 3-7, 2019

Register now to be a part of Molecular Biology Camp at Cedarville University! Molecular biology, the study of the proteins and nucleic acids essential for life, is a growing field with applications to medicine, pharmaceuticals, genetics, and biotechnology.

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Theatre Camp

June 3-7, 2019

Through exciting activities and professional instruction, you'll be introduced to acting, directing, improvisation, and design (including costume, makeup, set, and lighting). As an image-bearer of God's creative design, you'll discover what it means to use your own creative gifts in performance, ministry, and worship.

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Worship Camp

June 3-7, 2019
June 10-14, 2019

Explore the opportunities for leading worship in your school ministry or local church by coming to Worship Camp! Whether you’re a guitarist, keyboardist, drummer, vocalist, or sound engineer, Worship Camp will give you the tools you need to excel as a member of a worship team.

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Music Camp

June 10-14, 2019

Music Camp combines a high-level musical academy experience with a week of summer fun. You will enjoy private instruction and master classes with top Cedarville music faculty and get a jump on the college music scene with theory instruction, rehearsals, and a recital.

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Pharmacy Camp

June 10-14, 2019

During Pharmacy Camp, you will learn about this growing career field by interacting with pharmacists in a variety of practice settings. With Cedarville's Christ-centered mission, your time at Pharmacy Camp will also highlight the testimonies of pharmacists who are using their roles to make a difference in God's Kingdom.

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Writing Camp

June 10-14, 2019

If you enjoy writing, this summer's Writing Camp is for you. Dialogue with professors who have published poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction, and find out what it takes to succeed in this craft.

Athletic Training

Athletic Training Camp

June 17-21, 2019

At Athletic Training Camp you will learn the basic concepts and be instructed in the skills of injury prevention, injury evaluation and diagnosis, rehabilitation, and functional injury progression. Campers will have the opportunity to complete numerous hands on skills and will be instructed on the most current techniques related to all forms of sports medicine and healthcare.

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Forensic Science Camp

June 17-21, 2019 

Enjoy a week at Forensic Science Camp learning more about forensic science, the application of modern scientific analysis techniques to solving crime. Camp activities will include lectures on forensic techniques, a critical evaluation of episodes of CSI, and an opportunity to collect evidence at a mock crime scene and analyze it in Cedarville's modern laboratories.

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Nursing Camp

June 17-21, 2019

Nursing Camp experiences will include an introduction to a Christian philosophy of nursing, practical experience with basic nursing skills, great fun and fellowship, one-on-one interaction with nursing faculty and current Cedarville nursing students and an overview of career opportunities in the field of nursing.

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Art and Design Camp

June 24-28, 2019

This camp is aimed at providing students an understanding of some of the basic principles of art and design used in constructing a variety of visual concepts for both traditional and digital media.

Criminal Justic

Criminal Justice Camp

June 24-28, 2019

Enjoy a week focusing on careers in criminal justice with Cedarville University faculty, staff, students and criminal justice professionals. Through first-hand learning experiences, skills assessments, field trips, interaction with criminal justice professionals and dialogue with Cedarville faculty and students, you will explore careers in law enforcement, corrections, and the court system.

Psychology

Psychology Camp

June 24-28, 2019 

Psychology Camp will provide an overview of many different areas of psychology and help you explore this exciting career. You will learn how to prepare now for a career in psychology, find out what type of undergraduate experience will best prepare you for graduate training, and see first-hand what the psychology profession is all about.

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History & Government Camp

July 8-12, 2019

Are you the "strange" student who loves the past, gets into arguments about political candidates, and sincerely thinks the world would be better if people learned a little more about World War 2? If so, come join us for a week of fun as we dig deeper into history and government.