The Cooperative Education/Internship Course (COP202) combines in class or online coursework with an approved, faculty-supervised work experience. The work experience must relate to the student's major. Students must complete a minimum of 120 hours of work and finish coursework assignments.

The Cooperative Education/Internship Course (COP202) is given on-site or online each semester: fall, winter/spring and summer.

When students meet the following prerequisites they may take COP202:

  1. Have finished at least 27 credits in their major,
  2. Have taken and passed Composition 1, and
  3. Have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

What Programs are Open to Internships?

The Cooperative Education/Internship Course (COP202) is required in the following programs of study:

Accounting Culinary Arts & Food Service
Executive Administrative Asst Graphic Design
Legal Administrative Asst Marketing
Medical Administrative Asst  


The Cooperative Education/Internship Course (COP202) is used as an open elective for these majors:

Computer Networking Criminal Justice
Computer Applications Liberal Arts
Computer Programming  


Students from these majors have also worked as interns:

Engineering Health Sciences
Business Administration Transfer  

Need Help?

Help with finding an approved internship is here if needed. Students should allow at least 8 weeks before the start of the course to receive internship help. Internship help includes creating a resume, searching for internships and receiving interview tips. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the Internship Office at or call 781-477-2165.

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