Economics Co-operative Program
The Co-op Program
The Economics co‑operative program is offered to students who are enrolled in the BA Honours in Economics or BA Specialization in Economics. Students interested in applying for the Economics co‑op should refer to Section 24 Institute for Co‑operative Education where a full description of the admission requirements is provided.
Academic content is identical to that of the regular program, but study terms are interspersed with three work terms.
Students are supervised personally and must meet the requirements specified by the Faculty of Arts and Science and the Institute for Co‑operative Education in order to continue their studies in the co‑op format.
Liaison between the student, the employers, and the Institute for Co‑operative Education is provided by the Economics co‑op committee, which includes the student’s advisors.
Please refer to Section 24 Institute for Co‑operative Education for additional information.
C.Edge (Career Edge)
The Economics C.Edge option is offered through the Institute for Co‑operative Education. Like the co‑operative program, C.Edge allows students to gain practical experience through work terms related to their field of study. It is limited to one or two work terms, normally in the summer. Students interested in applying for the C.Edge option should refer to Section 24 Institute for Co‑operative Education where a full description is provided.
- Section 31.080 Department of Economics