The Engineering Place

Welcome to The Engineering Place, NC State University’s K–20 education and resource headquarters for exploring engineering and engineering education.

Fall programming is underway! Check out our upcoming engineering programming under the Programs tab at the left.

Collage of Engineering Campers

We Are Engineering

Through hands-on summer camps, in-school mentoring, dynamic volunteer programs, topical workshops, and much more, The Engineering Place builds excitement around engineering for students and teachers.

Explore our website and learn how The Engineering Place helps students, parents, and teachers understand engineering, the impact it has on everyday life and the career opportunities it affords.

SUMMER VIRTUAL CAMPS 2021: A Big Success! 

7 Weeks of Camp

54 Camp Sessions

624 Campers

Lots of smiles, laughter, and amazing engineering solutions! We will be back in person for the 2022 summer camp season and can’t wait to see you then! 


Elementary student designing a solution to a challenge using cardboard, tape, and other supplies. A laptop computer is next to her.
Virtual Camp Engineering Student



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