Student Benefits

  • Enhanced career exploration and clarification of career goals
  • Practical work experience that supplements classroom learning
  • A greater understanding and appreciation of educational needs and objectives
  • An improved ability to apply knowledge and make connections between theory and practice
  • Opportunities to develop interpersonal and group communication skills
  • Professional networking opportunities and the establishment of professional contacts
  • A greater sense of responsibility, self-confidence, and maturity
  • Employment in an engineering capacity with appropriate compensation that helps to defray college expenses
  • Hours worked as part of an educational institution supervised co-op or summer internship can be counted towards the work experience requirements needed to qualify for a professional engineering (P.E.) license.  The student must register the work experience so it will appear on the college transcript
  •  Maintain full-time student status without tuition and fees