iD Coding & AI Academy

An intensive, pre-collegiate coding experience for ages 13-18, beginner to advanced

iD Coding & AI Academy

Ages 13–18 | Summer | Two-Week Sessions
Overnight | Beginner to Advanced
Held at Select Universities

Get ready to shape the future and build the in-demand skills sought by companies like Apple, Google, Facebook, NASA, and Tesla. In this intensive dev shop, you’ll experience the thrill of startup culture and push boundaries with software—all on a prestigious university campus.

Locations for this program

“Since leaving iD Tech, I’ve published nine apps on the App Store with over 70,000 downloads.”
-Andrew R., iD Coding & AI Academy alum


Interface with guest speakers and/or tour companies like Google and Facebook. (Varies by location)

Learn from our most elite faculty in small classes.

Build an impressive, college-ready portfolio.

Prep for college applications with certified instructors.

iD Coding & AI Academy

Perfect for teens with a passion for coding
Beginner or advanced, you’ll take your coding and engineering skills to the next level.

Intensive, cutting-edge courses
Discover AI and machine learning, cryptography, game programming with C++, robotics engineering, and much more.

A pathway to your dream career
With your specialized skill set and solid portfolio, you’ll be ready to impress colleges and future employers—or launch your own tech startup.

Meet Rebecca

Rebecca was recognized by the White House after founding nonprofit CoderDojo NYC. Now, she's Technical Product Manager at Microsoft and a powerful advocate for girls in STEM. Path: Coding

"Two weeks at iD Tech changed my life."

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Industry pros and top university recruits
Our Academy faculty has an increased level of expertise and professionalism. With our selective hiring practices, honed for 23 years, we yield the most elite, passionate experts from tech companies and universities like CMU, Stanford, Caltech, and NYU. 

All adults, no CITs, and thorough background checks
We adhere to a policy of no “Counselors in Training.” Instead, you’ll find fun-loving, well-paid, all-adult instructors. We take safety seriously. All staff members undergo extensive background and reference checks and are CPR & First-Aid Certified. 

Trained in person
There’s no substitute for in-person training. By the first day, our summer staff is confident, excited, and equipped to inspire the next generation of innovators.

Locations for this program

Hours and tuition

Overnight program

Check-in: Sunday 6pm
Checkout: Friday 3–4pm (varies by site)
Tuition, Room, and Board: From $4,399 per two-week session (all meals included)

Optional Weekend Stays

Bridge the gap between your two-week session.

Duration: 4pm Friday–6pm Sunday
Room and Board: From $479/weekend (all meals included)

Prices are in USD and vary by location. All taxes included. A $40 non-refundable fee is assessed one time per student, per session. It supports our risk management efforts and compliance with labor and health regulations of applicable state, county, and local jurisdictions. A $500 non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required per student per session.


Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included and take place in the university dining hall (may vary by location). Once you’ve enrolled, please notify us of any special dietary needs, and we’ll do our best to accommodate your teen.

A typical day includes...


5–6 hours
Master new tech skills and collaborate with peers in the labs

Teen freedom

2 hours
Get outdoors, bond with new friends, and experience campus life

Evening activities

Finesse your project, unwind with a board game, compete in video game tournaments, and more

Locations Offering This Program

U.S. Locations

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