This Summer at Oregon Tech

Students from 3rd to 12th grade will have the opportunity to explore their interests in STEM fields with exciting classes and camps at the Portland Metro campus in Wilsonville.

Follow Your Curiosity

At Summer Camps hosted by Saturday Academy at Oregon Tech
August 12-16


STEM Career Exploration, Grades 9-12

9 AM - 3:30 PM, Mon-Fri

Meet professionals in STEM fields. Careers in science, technology, engineering and math are evolving rapidly. Through hands-on activities and lab visits, explore an array of STEM fields, from medical biology and renewable energy engineering to relatively new fields such as mechatronics and cybersecurity.

Game Creation with Unity & C#, Grades 9-12
12:30 - 3:30 PM, Mon-Fri

Learn programming basics by creating 3D games! Ever wonder how video games are made? Experience the process yourself with the Unity Game Engine. Start by setting up a scene with Unity's drag-and-drop component system, then learn how to write simple yet flexible scripts that will make your game unique. 

GameMaker Studio, Grades 8-12
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Mon-Fri

Design and modify your own 2D PC game in the style of classics like Zelda or Mario. Dive into character controls and level design with GameMaker Studio's visual and intuitive drag-and-drop system. Control characters, objects and outcomes. Add features to increase the difficulty level.

Microbiology: Disease Detectives, Grades 6-8
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Mon-Fri

Investigate the invisible world! A mysterious illness has been reported; it's up to you to figure out what it is, where it came from and how it can be treated. Discover the differences between bacteria, viruses, and other micro-organisms. Learn how diseases spread and follow clues to trace the outbreak of an illness to its source. See how science is used to fight disease and save lives around the world.

Pursue Your Goals

In Classes at Oregon Tech this Summer

June 24th - August 16th*


Medical Detectives (MLS 107) 2 credits, Grades 9-12

4:00 - 7:00 PM, Mon & Tues.
*July 8 - July 30

Medical Detectives is a 4-week, summer course where students will explore an exciting career field. Medical laboratory scientists (MLS) are the detectives who solve healthcare cases. Theses cases range from preparing blood for transfusion, identifying the cause of an infection, detecting anemia or even discovering the existence of cancel cells early enough to effectively fight the illness.

Introduction to PC Hardware and Software (MIS 145) 4 Credits, Grades 9-12
1:00 PM - 4:50 PM, Wednesdays

An introduction to PC hardware and software that prepares students as an entry-level PC Technician. 

Public Speaking (SPE 111) Grades 9-12
10:00 AM - 2:50 PM, Wednesdays


Introduction to Technology, Society, and Value (HUM 125) 3 Credits, Grades 9-12
12:00 PM - 3:50 PM, Wednesdays


Introduction to Film (HUM 235) 4 Credits, Grades 9-12
12:00 PM - 3:20 PM, Tues & Thurs


Trigonometry (MATH 112) 4 Credits, Grades 9-12 *Prerequisite of MATH 111
9:30 AM - 11:50 AM, Tues & Thurs

Registration opens on May 1st so Contact Josh Jones to schedule an advising meeting and to register for classes now! Don't see any classes that fit your schedule? Take a look at the academic calendar to see when next term starts!

Josh Jones

Josh Jones, Pre-College Coordinator

 Room 208B