Why do a Co-op?

  • Gain valuable hands on experiences in your field of study
  • Explore potential career options
  • Develop professional skills, and build your resume
  • Build a key network of contacts in the job market who can be instrumental in your ability to secure a job after you graduate.
  • Gain insight into soft skills employers value, giving you a distinct advantage
  • Put skills and concepts you’ve learned in the classroom into use and apply them during a paid work term
  • Learn about career options available to you by test driving different work environments