Tech Camps in Durham, North Carolina
Digital Media Academy has recently started holding our camps at Duke University, but the enthusiasm our students and staff bring to learning has been outstanding. Both the University and DMA are committed to providing excellent tech education and the classrooms come equipped with all the tools needed to create and explore your interests.
Our staff come from the best that Durham has to offer and are dedicated to creating unique educational experiences. Students love working with the staff, whether they are working on projects in the classrooms, or out exploring the beautiful campus during breaks.
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Find a Camp at Duke University
Spend your summer with us! Select a date in the schedule below for more information about our camps, availability, and pricing.
Take a look at your camp schedule, learn more about tuition, and explore add-ons.
Sample Camp Day
Beat the traffic! Drop off anytime between 8:00 and 9:00am.
|9:00 am||Hands-on Tech Instruction
Learn + Understand
|10:30 am||Morning Break + Chill
|11:00 am||Continued Instruction + Creation
Application + Guided Practice
|12:00 pm||Lunch Break
Bring your own or purchase a lunch plan for the week.
|1:00 pm||Back to Camp
Create, Test, Evaluate + Improve
|2:30 pm||Afternoon Break + Chill
|3:00 pm||Continued Instruction + Creation
Review + Share
|5:00 pm||Student Pick-up
Running late? Pick up as late as 5:30pm.
✓ Google Apps email account + unlimited cloud storage
✓ Personalized feedback + Project Achievement Report
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Digital Media Academy camp t-shirt
✓ Personal Apple workstation for camp
✓ Low staff to student ratios
Add-Ons Available at Checkout
+ Lunch: Add lunch so you don’t have to bring your own!
+ DMA Online: Choose a course or subscribe to learn at your own pace.
+ Overnight Housing: Stay on campus Sunday to Friday – includes all meals.
+ Weekend Stay: Get ready for fun weekend activities and day trips around the area.
Housing + Meals
Students staying overnight get to experience what it's like to live on a college campus. Sleep in the dorms, eat in the dining halls, enjoy super fun evening activities, and even venture off-campus for weekend excursions.
The DMA Difference
Discover what sets us apart from the competition and why we're the best.
Educators, artists, and talented industry professionals with a passion for STEM education.
Our students enjoy a balanced camp day with both in-class lessons and outdoor activities.
Our curriculum sparks curiosity, builds confidence, and fosters teamwork and collaboration.
Our staff is First-Aid + CPR certified and have completed national background checks.
Duke Campus Facts
Originally, Duke University was founded in 1838. It was re-established in 1924 as the university we know today by industrialist James Buchanan Duke. The campus is huge, taking up 8,600 acres of land that’s filled with lush woods and a distinctive Gothic architecture. The university is one of the most selective in the U.S.
Duke’s Trinity College of Arts and Sciences as well as Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering are widely regarded as some of the best undergraduate educational experiences. Many of these undergraduates have gone on to impact the world in various ways. U.S. President Richard Nixon received his law degree from Duke. Three Nobel Prize recipients attended Duke as well as a number of writers and actors, including William Styron and Ken Jeong. Academics is just one of Duke’s highlights, as their basketball team is one of the most accomplished in the collegiate arena.