Big Data Summer Camp for High School Students


Date: 2019-07-08
Time: 9:00am - 3:00 pm
Location: UC San Diego
*Registration is Required.


Register on the Big Data Summer Camp website. 


The UCSD’s Qualcomm Institute’s Big Data Summer Camp provides aspiring young data scientists an immersive educational experience using cutting-edge approaches to Big Data.  This pre-college Data Science Academy is open to high school students preparing to enter their sophomore, junior or senior year of high school, This week-long summer camp is designed for students with interests in data analytics and visualization, artificial intelligence and machine learning, and how these fields and approaches assist in discovering and evaluating predictive models.  The one-week long Data Science Academy is a hands-on, project-based summer camp that will introduce participants to the use of data and tools related to Big Data ecosystem.

In the Big Data Summer Camp for High School Students, participants will learn the basic math, visualization and methods behind data science and will work on team projects with classmates using real life examples. Over the course of the week, the content will build in complexity and difficulty, and will include strategies for data visualization and model development and evaluation. No programming experience or knowledge is required. Additionally, invited guest from academia and industry will give presentations to expose the students to various data science application domains.


  • Two Sessions Schedule: July 8 - July 12, 2019 OR July 15 - July 19, 2019. Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.
  • Pricing: $1,095
  • Applicants must begin their sophomore year in high school in the Fall of the year they’re applying, and own a laptop they can bring every day.
  • We highly recommend that students be dropped off because parking at UCSD is very impacted and costly. Please email us far in advance if students have to drive themselves.

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