Education & Careers

CTS conducts programs and works with a variety of academic departments to promote a broad, multidisciplinary education in transportation at the University of Minnesota. CTS also offers resources to assist students with networking and employment.

Summer Transportation Institute

This two-week summer day camp at the University of Minnesota will help students gain in-depth knowledge about the many career opportunities available in transportation. The program is open to students in grades 10–12 in the Twin Cities metro area. The 2014 Institute runs from July 28 to August 8.

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Transportation Careers

Take a look at the CTS career brochure to learn about opportunities in the fulfilling, always-changing field of transportation. The b rochure has information about where you might work, what you might do, and the degrees offered at the University of Minnesota to help you prepare for a career in transportation. 

K-12 Educational Activities

Programs, events, and web-based tools to interest students in exploring math, engineering, science, and technology related to transportation

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