(May 23, 2013) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio will offer more than 24 summer camps for children and teens in June and July at the UTSA Main Campus, Downtown Campus and Institute of Texan Cultures.
As in years past, this year there will be camps in science, engineering, architecture, archaeology, sports, music, writing, language, music and culture.
Ranging in cost from $35 to $650, some camps are daylong programs, and others last a week or two. But, each of the camps offers participants the chance to have fun, make friends and learn something new.
>> UTSA has established the UTSA Summer Camps website to list all camps in one place with links to find the camp that's just right for you and your child.
Parents can follow links to the various camp websites and register their children for camp. The sites include contact information, camp descriptions and information on the availability of each session.
UTSA prides itself on giving students a well-rounded education. Combining a top-tier academic program with opportunities for personal growth prepares students to compete in a global economy. And that's not all. They learn to be informed and engaged citizens as well. At the heart of that academic program is an award-winning core curriculum.
For four consecutive years, UTSA has received an A-rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for the caliber of its core curriculum. According to ACTA, UTSA requires its students to take six of the seven courses deemed "crucial" to a well-rounded education: composition, literature, U.S. government or history, economics, mathematics and science. Only a handful of other institutions in the U.S. are giving students these tools, which are needed to succeed in careers and the community.
Did you know? UTSA is one of only three Texas institutions and 23 in the United States to receive the highest rating for its core curriculum in the 2014-2015 edition of the ACTA's "What Will They Learn?" report.
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