About Cooperative Education
Cooperative Education (Co-op) is an academic program that allows students to apply classroom theory in practical work settings and gain personal, academic and work skills over multiple semesters. Cooperative education at UCF is one of the largest programs in the country and assists more students in more disciplines and colleges than any other university in Florida.
Cooperative Education is:
- Multiple semesters, starting as early as sophmore year
- Progressively responsible experiences, usually with the same employer
- Structured for learning
- Always paid
- For credit if it will count in a students degree program
Visit the Prospective Students FAQ for more details.