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Design Pre-College Program


The Robert Busch School of Design, Michael Graves College at Kean University is accepting applications for its summer Precollege Program: Design Camp, a four-week design program for students ages 15-17 years old — enthusiastic campers interested in advertising design, graphic design, interior design, or industrial design.

Thinking Creatively Design Campers will work with Kean design faculty, visiting professional designers, and art directors in a fun, creative, and collaborative environment to develop original design solutions to real-world assignments and expand creative thinking.

ACTIVITIES include individual studio projects, a professionally organized design charrette, a field trip to a professional studio and / or design event, critiques, group and team studio projects, final portfolio exhibition and reception.

The MGC PRECOLLEGE PROGRAM: DESIGN CAMP will run from JULY 9th THROUGH AUGUST 2nd, 9:30am TO 3:15pm, Monday through Thursday, on the Kean University campus in Union, NJ.

Campers will learn the foundations of creative design through innovative, active exercises and projects. They’ll also get a chance to see their work displayed in an exhibition and virtually on the MGC Precollege Program: Design Camp website and social media.

THE COST for the standard option for participating campers is $950. (A deposit of $300 is due at registration.)


MORE INFO / For more information, please contact the Robert Busch School of Design at or 908-737-4740.

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2018 Information Brochure PDF

2018 Design Camp Flyer PDF

2018 Design Camp Poster PDF

2018 Design Camp Forms Available Soon