The co-op/internship team works with domestic and international employers to develop meaningful, challenging, and relevant positions for students.
The Lassonde Advantage
Why choose co-op/internship?
What's the difference?
Eng, EATS, CS
Available after your second year, co-op consists of 2 work periods separated by at least one academic term. Upon completion of the program, you receive a co-op designation on your transcript. To receive this designation, the total duration across your 2 work periods must be at least 12 months and no more than 20 months.
CS, Digital Media
Available after your third year, internships consist of 1 continuous work period followed by an academic term. Upon completion of the program, you receive a note on your transcript acknowledging your participation in the internship program. To receive this note, the total duration of your work period must be between 4 months and 16 months.
This option offers students an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of building and running a business in your field. During your work term, you and your mentor work together to plan and design your own business idea and establish yourself and your business moving forward.
Explore global citizenship and immerse yourself in a new culture while gaining work experience in your field. Expand your career prospects by adding international work experience to your resume.
Co-op For Change
Lassonde Co-op for Change furthers the idea of global citizenship by providing international volunteer and employment opportunities for charities and non-profits. Many charitable organizations require technical assistance which Lassondians are in the unique position to provide while helping communities worldwide!