Co-operative Education

“I think, the students that do take advantage of Co-op will appreciate it. I sure do!”  M. Stoecker, BBA Student

Want to learn more about Co-operative Education? Do you qualify? Join us at the upcoming information sessions to find out about placements for the Summer 2015 semester.

Are you looking to test drive a career in a short-term, full-time paid job opportunity while earning additive credits to your diploma or degree? Then read on to learn more about Co-operative Education.

What is Co-operative Education?

Co-operative Education (Co-op) integrates academic studies with related work experience. After completing the first half of a diploma, degree or university transfer program, Co-op students alternate semesters of classroom studies with semesters of paid, full-time employment. It is a win-win program for students and employers.

Information for students

Find out more about Co-operative Education for students

Information for employers

Find out more about Co-operative Education for employers

Programs that offer Co-op

The following Douglas College programs have Co-op options:

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Youtube Video

Co-op student lands summer job with Vancouver Whitecaps.