AboutAcademicsAdmissionsAlumni and FriendsAthleticsCampus Life

 

Contact

Location
Willard Hall (EW),
Suite 103

Hours 
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Phone
Phone: (860) 832-1615
Fax: (860) 832-1650 

Email
CACE@ccsu.edu 


Frequently Asked Career Exploration Questions

  1. Who is eligible for Co-op and is there any cost?
  2. When do I enroll in the Co-op Program?
  3. Do I receive credit for Co-op?
  4. What kind of jobs are available?
  5. Do I have to major in a certain academic area?
  6. What is my student status while on Co-op?
  7. May I take classes while on Co-op?

1. Who is eligible for Co-op and is there any cost?
The Co-op program is available to all matriculated CCSU students in good academic standing who have completed their first year of study.

2. When do I enroll in the Co-op Program?

You may enroll in Co-op anytime after completing your first year of study and before beginning your last semester at CCSU. Remember, you must enroll one full semester prior to the semester in which you plan to work.
back to top


3. Do I receive credit for Co-op?

Credit is not awarded directly for participation in Co-op. However, in some areas, internship credit may be available based on your Co-op work experience and the approval of the department chair.
back to top


4. What kind of jobs are available?

Co-op jobs reflect the level of academic preparation and previous experience of the students who may apply for them.
back to top


5. Do I have to major in a certain academic area?

No, Students in Business, Technology, Communication, Information Technology, etc., are well served, but students in all disciplines benefit greatly from Co-op.
back to top


6. What is my student status while on Co-op?

During work blocks, if you were a full-time student at CCSU the semester prior to your work block, you will be considered full-time during your work block.
back to top


7. May I take classes while on Co-op?

Yes. If you wish, you may take up to six credits concurrently with your Co-op work experience.
back to top

© 2013 CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY  CONTACT US   SITE MAP      WEBMASTER      DIRECTIONS   CAMPUS ACCESSIBILITY
email page print page small type large type large type
powered by finalsite