Robots, Cyber, 3D Printing, and Coding as you learn about
Autonomous Driving, Critical Infrastructure, Aerospace, Advanced Manufacturing, MedTech and more
Located inside the Tech Port Center + Arena Directions
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Complete a sequence of online classes and earn your digital badge.
Get on the path to STEM education and careers.
How SAMSAT Academy Works
Pick a badge to pursue from the list below (e.g., Robots!).
Complete related SAMSAT SPARK classes.
Finish a careers class...
Complete a small project...
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STEM Education has the potential to transform students, families and communities.
STEM instruction can lead to scholarship opportunities from colleges and to rewarding careers. In SAMSAT Academy, we help students prepare for future STEM education. We highlight career opportunities in San Antonio, starting with those in our immediate vicinity at Port San Antonio.
In-depth understanding of a topic
Awareness of local education and career opportunities
A credential documented and recognized in our community
Information and Pricing Summary
Three SAMSAT SPARK classes completed
One SPARK careers class completed
One small project completed
Portfolio documented and submitted
Issued by SAMSAT
Follows the OpenBadges 2.0 standard
Compatible with emerging digital badging systems at schools and with other organizations
Available for school classes and student groups.
$750/badge course total, includes up to 30 students.
Contact SAMSAT for package arrangements for students, families, schools or organizations.
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