Outreach Programs

U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering (WCE) works with schools and organizations to expose students to engineering careers and opportunities. Through summer camps, events, school visits, and targeted recruiting for the WCE VIP Program, prospective engineering students are able to experience the problem solving, critical thinking, and creativity of engineering programs at FGCU. 


VIP Program

The VIP Program produces engineering leaders with strong technical competence and professional skills to meet the challenges of Southwest Florida and beyond. The program is for high school students who are interested in the engineering or construction management field.

VIP Program Info

Summer BEaM Program

The Bootcamp for Engineering and Mathematics, also known as BEaM, is a summer preparatory program to assist incoming freshmen with their math skills to prepare them for engineering and construction management coursework.

BEaM Info

  • Order of the Engineer

  • Concrete Day

  • Engineering Student Organizations

  • Collier County School Visits

  • Engineering Ambassadors