Information for Students

Co-operative Education gives students an opportunity to extend their learning beyond the classroom by integrating relevant work experience with academic studies.


Co-op students alternate terms of school and work in their appropriate fields of study allowing for them to gain experience and develop a better understanding of their career options.

Benefits of Co-op

  • You develop a better understanding of your career plan
  • You are given the opportunity to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a professional work setting
  • You learn important resume and interview skills
  • You gain relevant work experience
  • You learn effective work habits and etiquette
  • You are paid for your work
  • You build contacts to assist you in finding future employment
  • You get to experience in your chosen field without a long-term commitment

EWO Co-op Students of the Year

Award Winners 2014
Award Winners 2013
Award Winners 2012
Award Winners 2011
Award Winners 2010


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