Join the California Northstate University (CNU) Summer Science Program experience to develop new skills, explore career pathways and experience life on a college campus!

Registration Deadline: July 11, 2016
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  • The CNU Summer Science Program is a career exploration program for academically talented and motivated high school students.
  • During the week-long exploration, participants will engage with faculty, college students, and leaders in the bio-science field through hands-on activities and discussions
  • Interactive activities and exercises will guide participants in developing an understanding of numerous health science career pathways, as well as contemporary challenges within these fields.

CNU Summer Science Program participants will connect with a diverse cohort of educators and interact with a group of highly motivated peers.

  • CNU College of Health Sciences faculty will present information on topics in forensics.
  • 2016 Schedule
    1. July 25 – July 29, 2016 (for high school students)
    2. July 6 – July 8, 2016 (for science teachers only)

Tuition and Fee: High school students can enroll in a half-day weekly program for $375 or a discounted rate of $200 for BETC affiliated students

Contact: Alayna Loper at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



The Science of Forensics

Lead Faculty: Dr. Heather M. Brown and colleague

July 25th-29th, 2016 from 1-5pm

Join team CSI-CNU in an interactive laboratory experience that will allow you to immerse yourself in the challenges and complexities of crime scene investigation. You will work as a team to solve the mystery of a realistic crime scene. As a CSI-CNU team member, you will gather evidence, study the clues, analyze the data and, maybe, solve the crime.


Phone: 916-686-7657


California Northstate University
College of Health Sciences
2910 Prospect Park Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

College Code

SAT College Code: 7669
ACT College Code: 7032