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MSTL: Math, Science, Technology, and Leadership

Application Grades 9-10

Tentative program dates:

  • July 15-19, 2024

Application deadline: May 10, 2024

Acceptance decisions will be made on a rolling basis. Apply early!


The Mathematics, Science, Technology, and Leadership (MSTL) program at Michigan State University is a one-week summer commuter or residential program for academically talented students who are currently in grades 9 or 10 during the 2023-2024 school year.

The MSTL program offers advanced curriculum in STEM areas. Students will take two STEM-based classes that have been designed to stimulate students to learn about new developments in mathematics, science, and technology, and to explore related career fields. Then, students will take an enrichment class.

Classes will be Monday - Friday, each class will be two hours and minutes in length.

Student Advantages

  • To experience active learning, as students investigate problems that can be solved through a better understanding of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology
  • To focus on an intensive area of study, allowing for interdisciplinary research using tools of mathematics, science, and technology
  • To link the tools of many career fields, as focus is given to real world problems

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