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Graduate Co-op

Drexel University allows graduate students to enrich their masters' studies while simultaneously gaining employment experience related to their career goals. Second year graduate students can alternate coursework with one three or six-month, full-time, salaried, off-campus co-op employment experience through this option.

This optional program enables students to accept paid positions in their field of study and receive academic credit. Students are available during the summer/fall or fall/winter cycles.

Participating Graduate Schools and Colleges:

  • MS, Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences 
  • MS, MBA, LeBow College of Business
  • MSIS, College of Computing and Informatics 
  • MS, Food Science, Center for Hospitality and Sport Management 
  • MS, Biomedical Engineering, School of Biomedical Engineering
  • MS, Engineering, College of Engineering
    • Chemical
    • Computer Engineering
    • Electrical
    • Electrical/Telecommunications
    • Mechanical

Graduate Co-op Critical Dates Calendar

The Graduate Student Co-op Calendar is a listing of dates and deadlines for students to adhere to. If you have any questions/concerns, please contact your co-op coordinator for assistance.

6/20/16 - 12/09/16 Employment Period
9/19/16 - 3/20/17 Employment Period
SUMMER CYCLE (3 Months)  
6/20/16 - 9/2/16 Employment Period
FALL CYCLE (3 Months)  
9/19/16 - 12/09/16 Employment Period