Marquette partners with more than 100 leading engineering and technology firms to support its co-op and internship program. Our proud co-op tradition extends back to the founding of the program in 1919 as one of the first such programs in the country.
- Full-time, paid employment alternating with academic semesters begins the summer, fall or spring term following sophomore-year
- Employers recruit co-ops from September of the sophomore-year through December the junior-year; minimum of 3 work terms with the same employer
- Student may earn 1 credit for each completed co-op work term; 3 co-op credits will fulfill a technical elective in their engineering curriculum
- The Construction Engineering and Management curriculum requires that the student complete the co-op program; for all other engineering majors the program is available and optional