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Explore the Ocean Sciences at Summer Camp!

The Marine Education Center welcomes back Ocean Science and Technology Camp in Summer 2023! This week-long day camp offers 7th - 12th grade students an in depth journey into ocean sciences and state-of-the-art equipment and technology used by research scientists to explore the ocean! Students will take a journey onboard a USM Research Vessel, explore a world-class research facility, and work on hands on autonomous vehicles in this summer camp experience.

Ocean Science Camp Handbook              Summer Camps Flyer

Grades 7th-12th  —  $450       |      July  10 - 14

In Ocean Science Camp you will:

  • Meet USM Scientists
  • Build your own Autonomous Vehicle Model
  • Learn about Gulf Blue and Ocean Industry
  • Explore the Mississippi Sound on a USM Research Vessel


Ocean Science and Technology Camp sessions are held on Monday through Friday from 8AM - 3PM.

Online Registration - Registration for Ocean Science and Technology Camp is offered only online. Paper forms are no longer used. University faculty, staff and students recieve 10% Discount on camp tuition!

The fee is $450 per student. Camp registration requires a $100 non-refundable deposit.  

For more information, contact the Marine Education Center by email or call 228.818.8095.

Ocean Exploration in a Summer Camp!



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