SECOP is a Summer Engineering Co-op Program designed to assist students in finding quality paid engineering work placements for the summer months. The duration of the co-op is four months - from May to August.
Why should you participate?
Gain hands-on experience related to your academic program
Develop marketable skills employers are looking for in new recruits
Clarify your career goals and objectives
Earn a salary to help offset the cost of tuition
Build a professional network with employers and engineers in your field
SECOP position may provide you with an opportunity to pursue an Internship placement with the same employer
Many employers view co-op work terms as an opportunity to assess candidates for future full-time positions after graduation
Who can participate?
All full-time undergraduate engineering students who are returning to Western Engineering (full-time) for both the fall and winter semesters
Students who have a cumulative academic average of at least 65% and no scholastic/academic offenses
What is the enrollment process?
Co-op information sessions are available annually in the Fall Term.