Summer Bridge

Summer Bridge

Discover where you belong at Bagley!

Embark on an unforgettable journey with us this summer as we invite incoming engineering students to dive headfirst into the vibrant community of the Bagley College of Engineering! Our five-week residential program is tailor-made to ensure a seamless transition into college life at Mississippi State University.

Summer Bridge isn't just a program; it's an immersive experience crafted to ignite your passion for engineering while equipping you with the tools for academic excellence. Picture yourself delving into the heart of campus life, forging lasting connections, and exploring the vast opportunities that await you.

During Summer Bridge, you'll not only earn valuable credits in mathematics but also delve into essential subjects like chemistry, computer programming, and technical communication. With a hands-on engineering design project, you'll tackle real-world challenges alongside a team of fellow innovators, setting the stage for your future success.

Beyond academics, Summer Bridge fosters a sense of camaraderie and community that extends far beyond the classroom. Prepare to build lifelong friendships and establish a robust support network that will accompany you throughout your engineering journey and beyond.

Join us for an unforgettable summer experience that sets the stage for a future filled with innovation, collaboration, and endless possibilities. Your journey starts here – seize the opportunity to make your mark in the world of engineering with Summer Bridge at Mississippi State University!

Free of charge

Thanks to the invaluable support of Ergon, we are thrilled to offer the Summer Bridge program at no cost to all participants. That's right – your journey into engineering excellence comes with housing, select meals, tuition, and books, all covered as part of the program.

While we've got the essentials covered, participants will need to bring along some pocket money for personal expenses and additional meals. But rest assured, the bulk of your summer experience – from learning materials to accommodation – is on us. So, pack your enthusiasm and get ready for a transformative summer adventure without breaking the bank!

Who can participate?

Incoming freshmen interested in the Summer Bridge Program in the Bagley College of Engineering (BCoE) at Mississippi State University, must be admitted and planning to major in one of the following engineering degree programs:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biological Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biosystems Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Cybersecurity Operations
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Software Engineering


2025 Summer Bridge application will open early January 2025!

Special thanks to our sponsor!

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