The E.D.U.C.A.T.E. M.E. Summer Academy is a residential camp for students entering the 9th and 10th grade to introduce them to Health Care Careers. This Academy will give 30 students the opportunity for an “inside” look on different Health Care Careers offered at NEO A&M College that include Medical Laboratory Technician , Physical Therapy Assistant, Nursing, and PE/Athletic Training. The Academy will explore how humor is used in healthcare. It also includes a cultural aspect with an American Indian Day during the week learning about traditional American Indian healing methods. Students will learn with hands on activities in each of the Health Care disciplines and will tour a local hospital. They will also experience what living on a college campus while living in the dorms, eating in the college campus cafeteria and attending classes in our Health Care laboratories and classrooms.