Minecraft Coding Camp – Overview

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Learn to Code Minecraft Mods with Java

  • Teens ages 13-17 unlock the code to the limitless possibilities of Java and Minecraft
  • Two-week STEM program where campers discover programming concepts and logic, and develop the coding skills needed to create custom mods for Minecraft
  • Campers unleash their imagination as they create new assets for Minecraft — coding new actions, blocks, recipes, and custom objects to personalize their Minecraft world
  • Learning valuable coding skills has never been more fun!
  • Campers take home their mods along with mods created by fellow campers. Using their new coding skills campers can continue to create new mods long after camp and apply the universal fundamentals of coding to the development of programs that extend past the world of Minecraft.

Are You Prepared for Minecraft Coding Camp?

  • Teens who want to learn to code and have a passion for Minecraft are ready for the challenge of Emagination Minecraft Coding Camp
  • Success in this program requires experience with algebra and a non-demo Minecraft Account


Progressive Curriculum – Go At Your Own Pace

  • Progressive curriculum allows campers with prior coding experience to expand Java coding skills while making Minecraft mods
  • Less experienced campers learn Java coding skills before making mods


No algebra experience? – get started today at Emagination Computer Camps.

Counselors Lead the Way

  • Emagination Instructors teach Java coding and oversee camper progress in setting up an MCP workspace to which campers add original blocks, recipes, actions, and items
  • Campers are encouraged to offer creative input and develop relationships with other campers
  • Completed mods are shared with fellow campers for play in Minecraft


Daily Recreation and Gaming at Night

  • LARPing, dodge ball, capture the flag, kickball, ultimate Frisbee and swimming
  • Coding and Minecraft-based challenges
  • Console and network gaming tournaments


Learn about a Typical Day.

Weekend Included

  • The weekend between weeks includes a day of fun on Saturday and rest on Sunday, all included in tuition
  • On Saturday, campers and counselors team-up for indoor and outdoor games and activities and then stay up late at the Saturday Night LAN Party
  • Day campers are invited to join the fun on Saturday for camp activities including a sleepover


STEM Education Opportunity
For teenagers looking to further their technology education, Emagination’s Minecraft Coding Camp offers the perfect opportunity to develop skills in an object-oriented programming language while creatively exploring the boundaries of the world’s most popular video game.

Our coding camp program teaches teens to code Minecraft modifications which involves learning fundamental concepts of programming that can be applied to multiple programming languages and projects.

Come to Lake Forest or Boston – It’s Worth the Trip!
Teens travel to Emagination Minecraft Coding Camp by car, plane or train from all over America and several foreign countries. We provide Transportation Assistance for overnight campers.

Boston College in Newton Centre, Massachusetts

Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois

Space is limited — Register Today!

Options for 12 & Under
Not 13, but still want to learn to code, create in Minecraft or design video games?

Check out Emagination Computer Camps which offers exciting Minecraft, coding and video game design workshops, plus a lot more!

Emagination’s Minecraft Coding summer camp for teens offers a two-week summer camp course in coding and design in the USA at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts and Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois. Teens make new friends as they learn the Java programming language and manipulate one of the most popular video games of their time to make it their own. It’s the perfect summer camp experience for teens who are serious about expanding their knowledge of coding and the capabilities of Minecraft.