CE - (Revised)
Most Cooperative Education courses are housed in their respective disciplines. Those CE course descriptions which do not appear below can be located under the discipline noted:
CE 210 Cooperative Education-Liberal Arts - 4 Credits
Students who work or desire to work either full time or part time at jobs related to their college major or career interests are eligible for Cooperative Education. Students take a career related classroom seminar (2 hours per week on campus) while working at a job (180 hours per semester) in the area of Liberal Arts. Successful completion of the seminar, and a minimum of 180 hours of work experience in any one semester entitles a student to receive four credit hours. Working an additional 180 hours (no seminar requirement) and meeting certain other prerequisites allows a student to earn two more credit hours for a total of six credit hours, the maximum possible on a Co-op program. (The Department Chair and the Co-op Director must approve a student's working toward the additional two credits.) The Co-op Office, located in 3-108 will assist in obtaining jobs. Present job may qualify. Appropriate work experience must be approved by the Co-op Coordinator. Must have completed 24 credit hours with a 2.0 GPA. Exceptions with permission from the Co-op Office.
CE 255 Cooperative Education-Disney World - 6 Credits
This course teaches students how to market skills such as communication, customer service, problem solving, conflict resolution, decision making, self-management, and creative thinking. Key elements of the course include the development of a 30-second commercial, cover letter, resume, and networking strategy. The students will also learn interviewing and negotiation techniques. Two class hours, forty experiential hours. .