From launching space explorations to delivering safe, clean water to communities, engineers find solutions to pressing problems and turn their ideas into reality. ASCEND Engineering empowers students to step into the role of an engineer, adopt a problem-solving mindset, and make the leap from dreamers to doers. The program’ s courses engage students in compelling, real-world challenges that help them become better collaborators and thinkers. Students take from the courses in-demand knowledge and skills they will use in high school and for the rest of their lives, on any career path they take.
What is ASCEND?
In ASCEND (Academy of Science Engineering and Design), students engage in open-ended problem solving, then learn and apply the engineering design process in the classroom. ASCEND utilizes the same industry-leading technology and software used by the world’s top companies. Students are immersed in design as they investigate topics in the following areas such as: