Prospective Students

National Summer Transportation Institute

This free two-week summer day camp at the University of Minnesota introduces students in grades 7–9 to the many aspects of the transportation field.

Transportation Career Brochure

Do you want to be part of a fulfilling, always-changing field with a great outlook and competitive salaries? Check out the careers brochure to see if a career in transportation might be for you.

Become a Civil Engineer

The Minnesota Local Road Research Board has sponsored a website for kids to describe 9 different disciplines within civil engineering. The site also features a brief animated video titled Careers in Civil Engineering.

Other Resources

Scholarships & Fellowships

Intelligent Transportation Systems: Your Road to the Future

A new video produced by the ITS Institute offers a snapshot of the rewarding career opportunities in the field of transportation technology.


K-12 Educational Activities

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

Distraction Dodger