Co-operative Education

Enhance your academic study with a paid work term.

The co-operative education option allows you to apply your knowledge, develop skills and gain confidence, while you earn money to help pay for tuition.

Employers benefit from hiring a co-op student in that they can solve short-term resource challenges, build capacity for new ventures, and bring fresh ideas to their workplace.

  • I got real experience and insight from top researchers in my field of interest, which has helped me find work after graduating. -Casey O’Laughlin, MSc

  • The co-op program is the most rewarding choice I made to help lead me on my career path and fully appreciate my university experience. -Brian Orlando

  • Being part of the Co-op program helped me secure a dream internship in Toronto. - JP Leroux, Commerce

  • Co-op Education gave me an opportunity to participate in a Professional workspace with amazing people and insightful instruction. - Ama Aidoo, Arts

  • As a psychology major, I was able to work with Capital District Health Authority’s Seniors Mental Health Program. -Melanie Duffy, Arts