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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 12-15, 2016

High school students are invited to experience a four-day summer camp — happening July 12-15 this summer — on Point Park University's campus. The camp teaches students about the fields of forensic science, criminal justice, intelligence and national security and the job opportunities available in each discipline.

Point Park students in the the Criminal Justice and Intelligence Studies evaluate a mock crime scene.
 

Point Park professors with years of experience in their chosen fields instruct students daily on the topics of intelligence studies, criminal evidence, crime scene investigation, trace evidence, crime prosecution and more.

The camp runs each day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is a combination of lecture, student interaction and hands-on experiences including:

  • 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 story on the 2015 CSI camp at Point Park University.

Registration 

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

The deadline to register is May 30, 2016 or until capacity is reached.

Register online here to secure your spot. 

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. Also, check out the About Pittsburgh page to learn about what this world-class city has to offer.

For questions and additional information on the 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: