Events for K-12

The College of Aeronautics and Engineering hosts events for students up through high school.

If you would like to volunteer for an event, please contact us!

  Welcome to the 2020 FIRST Tech Challenge!    

The Aeronautics Careers Education Academy is designed to allow high school students to experience facilities rarely open to the public. This week-long program for 25 students entering grades 10-12 exposes students to a wide variety of career opportunities in the fields of aeronautics and aerospace engineering, including Air Traffic Control (ATC), professional pilot, aviation management, and aeronautical engineering. Takes place annually in June.

Fifteen female, high school students will receive a free, three-day camp experience through the Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aviation Fund and Kent State University’s College of Aeronautics and Engineering. Takes place annually in July.