Cooperative Education (Co-op)

Co-op is an opportunity to gain valuable, paid career-related experience in your chosen field. Students will have the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals committed to mentoring and developing young professionals.  Click here to learn more about Co-op at USF.

Becoming Co-op eligible gives you access to an exclusive pool of pre-screened employers and positions. Click here to see if you are eligible for Co-op.

Experience will be documented on your official academic transcripts as a "0" credit course, graded "S" or "U".  Click here to learn about important timelines, when, and how to apply.


What is Co-op?
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Co-op Course Documents

If you have read through this information, or if you are currently in the Co-op program, and have questions, please see the Cooperative Education Coordinator and Instructor, Diane Mellon, during her walk-in hours.

Co-op Walk-In Hours
Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.