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Cooperative Education Program, UW- Stout

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Program Details

Cooperative Education at UW- Stout is part of a nationwide university program that integrates career-related work experience with academic coursework. The program is coordinated through the Career Service office in cooperation with the academic departments of the university, and is a collaborative effort between employers, students, and the university. Participating in Co-op is a programmatic approach to intellectual and professional growth and career success that demands continual learning and integration. Positions must be related to a student’s major, approved by faculty, and paid. Students must work a minimum of 320 hours per semester of enrollment,

Target issue and group: Education and training, talent retention; UW-Stout students

Scope: Menomonie area

Responsible organizations: UW- Stout

Employer involvement: Be a host site for the program

Program Contacts

Phone: (715) 232-1601

Email: careerservices@uwstout.edu

Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce