TCC to hold IT Mega-camp

High school students are invited to learn about information technology education options and careers at Information Technology Mega-Camp, slated for June 23-26 on Tacoma Community College’s main campus.

Students will learn about two-year and four-year education options and how to prepare for them in high school; explore IT careers such as Web developing, programming and networking through mini-classes and hands-on labs; talk with networking, Web and programming professionals; find out how they can obtain an in-demand but low-cost degree; learn about career planning, applying to college and paying for college; and work with IT industry mentors.

Participating students can also receive high school and college credit for a free, special session of the Introduction to Information Technology course that will meet June 30-August 15 at TCC.

IT Mega-Camp is open to students who will be high school sophomores, juniors and seniors for the 2003-2004 school year.

Sessions are scheduled for 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 23 – June 25 and 12:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. June 26.

For more information or to register, visit or call Jeanne Ernst, TCC business division secretary, at 253/566-5072.
TCC’s main campus is located at 6501 S. 19th St. in Tacoma.