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CPU Camp for African-American Males

To Register

Step 1 

Fill out the online form.

Step 2

Print the Teacher Recommendation Form, and have your child's teacher complete it.

Step 3

Email your child's most recent report card to Dr. Stone

Application and documents are due to Dr. Stone by mid- April, 2018. Selections will be made one week later.  If selected, the non-refundable $250 camp fee will be due in early May, 2018.


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The CPU Camp staff is currently seeking external funding to assist with the cost of the 2018 camp.  If you own or work for a company that is willing to serve as a sponsor, please contact Dr. Richard L. Lucas, Jr. (BSU Office of Institutional Advancement) at or 301-860-4300.

The program coordinators are looking forward to hosting more young men in the summer of 2018.

Dates - TBD
Time - 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

About the Event:
What: CPU Camp - Computer Programming for Youth
Where: Bowie State University COSC Department
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Instructor: Dr. Daryl Stone, COSC Department,


    • Ages from 12 to 17 years old
    • Have an interest in computers and excelling in school
    • Committee will select 15 students, per camp, based on teacher recommendation and most recent report card

Cost: $ 250.00

    • Must provide your own transportation
    • Camper must bring his own lunch each day
    • We provide snacks, books, materials, professor and student assistance

Topics include:

    • Introduction to computer programming
    • 3D Modeling and Animation
    • Algorithm design
    • Logical thinking
    • College life
    • Time management
    • Being a scholar and a gentleman

Schedule (Tentative):

9:30 a.m. - Morning class lecture and lab
11:30 a.m. - Lunch
12:00 p.m. - Free time (Outdoor activities or Computer Gaming)
1:30 p.m. - Enrichment Activity (Presenters, Campus Tour, etc)
2:30 p.m. - Afternoon class lecture and lab
4:30 p.m. - Campers leave for home