UBC Bachelor of Commerce

Co-op program

Work experience that pays

With the Co-op Program you'll get a full year of work experience that is relevant to your BCom option and you’ll get paid to do it. So when you graduate, you’ll have professional experience, new skills and a network to help you launch your career and put you on the fast track to success.

You can apply to the Co-op Program either at the beginning of second year or third year. You must be enrolled in full-time studies and meet minimum academic requirements. Admission to the program is through a competitive application process and if accepted, you will integrate three 4-month work terms with your academic terms.

Top reasons to join Co-op

No matter who you are or what career path you are interested in, the Co-op Program will help you to:

  1. Discover your strengths by working in different roles and/or with different companies.
  2. Learn about career paths you never knew existed.
  3. Expand your professional network.
  4. Develop skills that will be critical to your professional development and may lead to your dream career.
  5. Boost your classroom learning with practical business experience.

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