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Cooperative Education Credits


Effective Date Mar 29, 2018

Students participating in the university’s cooperative education program (CWE 1001 Cooperative Education 1, CWE 2001 Cooperative Education 2, CWE 3001 Cooperative Education 3 and CWE 4001 Cooperative Education 4) receive free elective credits. College of Engineering and Sciences students can use CWE 3003 Engineering Cooperative Education for a maximum of three credit hours of technical elective. All participating students are classified as full-time students when working full time. Engineering students are encouraged to participate in the engineering co-op program (EPE 1000 Protrack Cooperative Education Preparation, EPE 1100 Protrack Cooperative Education, EPE 2100 Protrack Cooperative Education and EPE 3100 Engineering Protrack Cooperative Education).

The applicability of these credits toward degree requirements is limited and dependent on the degree being sought and the nature of the work experience.