Students interested in engineering learn university and industy standard software packages in 3D design, data analysis, programming, and circuitry through hands-on collaborative design thinking projects. Through a partnership between DCS and The Ohio State University, students completing the Engineering Academy prior to the senior year may be eligible to take Engineering 1181 and 1182 for college credit through the College Credit Plus Program. The Engineering Acadmey is open to students from all three high schools by online application. Students who particpate will need to travel to the Emerald Campus. Starting in 2020-2021, the Engineering Acadmey will be a two-period program.