Cooperative Education and Internships
Purdue offers cooperative education opportunities with industry. More information can be found on the Office of Professional Practice (OPP) site. These can include the traditional Co-Op program with alternating work and on-campus terms, or via internships.
Co-Op students are responsible for:
Once you accept a co-op offer from an OPP partnering employer, submit a copy of your offer letter to the IE Co-Op Specialist and Director of Academic Programs.
Schedule an advising appointment to develop a revised plan-of-study.
Contact the Division of Financial Aid. Discuss the impact of participating in Co-Op on scholarships or financial aid you may have.
If you are an international student, review and complete:
Note: If you are a First Year Engineering (FYE) student, please contact Morgan Kuryla for next steps.
Purdue Professional Practice Policies
Students who participate in the Professional Practice Program should follow OPP guidelines.
Flex Co-Op Information
Please review the new Flex Co-Op Program documentation from the Office of Professional Practice.