Sometimes, the best way that colleges and universities can prepare student for jobs after graduation is through jobs before graduation. Co-ops and internships can do this.
Cooperative Education, commonly known as co-op, and internships are opportunities help you gain work experience in or related to your major at local employers.
Co-ops and internships provide an opportunity to:
Most placements are within in the area near Gannon, but Gannon students have completed co-ops and internships in California, Connecticut, Illinois, Massachusetts, New York, Texas, and West Virginia. If you are interested in a summer placement in your hometown during the summer the Center for Experiential Education staff will assist you.
During the 2007-2008 academic year, approximately 75% of the co-op/internship placements were compensated.
Yes, with the approval of your faculty advisor.
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