CORD Summer Programs will be held in person Summer 2021. See Summer Programs below!

Summer Science Camps for Middle School Students Deadline Extended to 5:00 p.m. May 28, 2021

CORD offers grade K-12 students and teachers from all areas in-depth, hands-on, inquiry-based science experiences both during the school year and in our more intense summer programs. Students experience these programs at their Birmingham area schools, at CORD’s GENEius and LabWorks classrooms at the McWane Science Center and in CORD’s laboratory classrooms at UAB.

CORD offices are located on the fifth floor of the Community Health Services Building 19 (CHSB19), 933 Nineteenth Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-2041; Phone (205) 934-5171; Fax (205) 934-5158; Email:

CORD Summer Programs

Computer Science and Engineering

High School Summer Science Institute

Middle School Summer Science Camps

Summer Science Camps Gear Up Jeffco

4th and 5th Grade Summer Camp

Summer Science Institute BioBridge




CORD School Year Programs

Alabama Chemistry Olympiad

Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative (AMSTI)

BioTeach Classroom Modules

Central Alabama Regional Science & Engineering Fair

GENEius Program at McWane Science Center

Hands-on! In-Class Laboratories


Collaboration for Excellence in Science And Math Education (CESAME)


CORD College Programs

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