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CSI Summer Camp for High School Students

Pictured is a high school student at Point Park's 2012 CSI Summer Camp.

Learn about crime scene investigations, forensic science and more: July 14-17, 2015

You are invited to experience a week-long summer camp dedicated to the fields of criminal justice, intelligence and forensics. The four-day event — July 14-17 this year — will help high school students understand the job opportunities in each discipline. Point Park professors with years of experience in their chosen fields will instruct students daily on the topics of intelligence studies, criminal evidence, crime scene investigation, trace evidence and crime prosecution.

The camp will be a combination of lecture, student interaction and hands-on experience.

Point Park students in the the Criminal Justice and Intelligence Studies evaluate a mock crime scene.
  • Crime scene house processing and evidence lab
  • Hair analysis lab
  • Impression evidence lab
  • Fingerprint lab
  • "Forensic Jeopardy"
  • Mock trial
  • Certificate presentations … and more!

Check out the web feature on the 2014 CSI camp at Point Park University.


The total cost for the four-day camp is $150 and includes lunch in the Point Park Lawrence Hall dining room each day, a CSI t-shirt and lab supplies.

The camp runs each day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The 2015 CSI Summer Camp has reached capacityPlease check back to this page at a later time for information on next year's camp.

More Information

Out-of-town guests: Visit the Area Hotels page for a list of hotels that are convenient to both the University and major traffic routes.

For questions and additional information on the 2015 CSI camp, contact Edward Strimlan, M.D., at estrimlan@pointpark.edu or 412-392-4756.

In the News

Video from Point Park's CSI summer camp: