Mars Express

Aerospace Physiology

This one-week camp for students, ages 12–14, will look at NASA’s and at the Planetary Society’s plan to get to Mars. Campers will work on a new part of the plan each day. They will focus on the role of each of the following: radiation, hypoxia, motion, habitats, duration, speed of getting there, muscle and bone atrophy.

Important Information

Who: Students age 12-14
When: June 15-19, 2020: This camp is cancelled, please visit the Parent Resource page for more information.
Where: Daytona Beach, FL
Tuition: $400 (Advanced Registration discount of $25 is applied to all completed applications packets received by April 9, 2020)

Tuition & Fees

Tuition includes on-campus meals, classroom instruction, books and materials.

Application Process

The application process for all summer camps consists of several steps. Please review our Application Instructions for guidance and to help with any questions you might have.  


Registration opens January 9, 2020.

Please visit parent resources for a comprehensive list of frequently asked questions.

Contact Information

Daytona Beach, FL
Phone: 386-226-7945

Summer Day Camps

Spend a week with Embry-Riddle instructors and graduate students learning about topics like aviation, math, robotics, space, and more.

Each week-long session will focus on a different topic. The day camps have been developed by Embry-Riddle faculty, who will instruct each camp with the assistance of current graduate and undergraduate students. Students will be supervised by approved counselors and coordinators throughout their visit on campus. Refer to each camp for specific age requirements and tuition.