York College has one of the few engineering programs nationwide that require participation in one year of engineering cooperative work experience (co-op) in an industrial setting.
The York College Engineering Program offers bachelor of science degrees in Mechanical, Electrical, and Computer Engineering. The programs were established to serve the needs of local business and industry, and York College has developed strong partnerships with a variety of local employers to fulfill its mission.
Nearly 53% of engineering alumni work in York County and 87% within a 50-mile radius.
The benefits of co-op, to you as an employer, include:
A few employer testimonials regarding our co-op program ....
Contact the Engineering Co-op Program Director to build a recruiting strategy that will increase your visibility and build your presence among the students.
Below are some suggestions for raising the interest of qualified students to your company:
Co-op employment timelines