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What will be required of me?

You must be enrolled in at least 7 units including the Work Experience class for the Spring and Fall semesters. During the Summer semester you must be enrolled in one other class.


Number of credits is determined as follows:

Paid Work   Non-Paid/Volunteer Work
75 hours = 1 unit
4-5 hours per week for 18 weeks
    60 hours = 1 unit
3-4 hours per week
150 hours = 2 units
8-9 hours per week
    120 hours = 2 units
6-7 hours per week
225 hours = 3 units
12-13 hours per week
    180 hours = 3 units
10 hours per week
300 hours = 4 units
16-17 hours per week
    240 hours = 4 units
13-14 hours per week



Basic Course Requirements - Details given at Orientation

  • Completion of Cooperative Work Experience Application.
  • Three contacts with an assigned instructor.
  • Develop and complete Learning Objectives.
  • Complete required assignments.
  • Complete a student evaluation.