Center for Pre-College Outreach

The Center for Pre-College Outreach at Michigan Technological University is a combination of three programs that bring science, technology, engineering, and math to K–12 students. Summer Youth Programs, Mind Trekkers, College Access Programs invite students from across the country and around the world to explore STEM—intentionally and purposefully.


  • 416K
    total outreach participants (SYP, Mind Trekkers, and College Access) in 2016
  • 679
    SYP alumni students on campus
  • 94%
    of participants major in STEM fields

Featured Videos

Preview image for Mind Trekkers: The Volunteer Experience video

Mind Trekkers: The Volunteer Experience

Preview image for SYP: Forensics video

SYP: Forensics

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Featured Photos

Mind Trekkers student touching an electric ball. Mind Trekkers Roadshow

Summer Youth Programs student learning about what blacksmiths do. SYP: Blacksmithing Class

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