Co-operative Education seeks to complement a student’s academic program with full-time integrated work experiences. Each work term in a maximum of 16 weeks in length with a minimum work requirement of 12 weeks. Co-op work terms at Bishop’s University are considered as 3-credit courses in addition to regular degree credits. Furthermore, it is important to note that students must apply and be accepted into the co-op program at Bishop`s.

The following services that are provided for co-op students:

  • customized workshops for Co-op students
  • individual advising and coaching in the job search process
  • resume assessments
  • interview preparation
  • follow-up and visitation
  • work term evaluation

Why join?

  • gain real work experience in your field of interest
  • put into practice the knowledge and concepts learned in class
  • develop your resume and improve your interview skills for future career opportunities
  • expand your network!

Who can apply?

Please note: Admission into the co-op program is limited to the following degree students:

  • BBA
  • BA Major/Honours Business
  • B.Sc Computer Science
  • BAIT

Students must also meet the following requirements:

  • must have completed a minimum of 15 credits at Bishop’s University
  • must have a minimum cumulative average of 70%

For more information contact or visit the Co-op web page.