Cooperative Education - Student + Employer + College
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Cooperative Education Program.
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Cooperative Education Scholarship Awarded to Alan Martin. Alan Martin was awarded a $250.00 scholarship from the Cooperative Education Department on October 11th of this year! He was given his award by President Johnson-Hawkins and Coop Ed Director, Doug Marriott. The "Coop Ed" program allows students to earn college credit for structured work experience. Alan submitted a scholarship application outlining how his work at a local specialty prop and costume shop has complimented his academic study of art at Los Angeles Valley College and helped clarify his career goals. We congratulate Alan on this scholarship award and succeeding in the Coop Ed program.
Benefits to students
- Transferable college units for work/intern experience
- A structured program to improve and advance at work while building your resume
- Career guidance in a realistic setting
- Program Available Spring, Summer and Fall
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Benefits to employers
- Employers establish a cooperative relationship with the college
- Cooperative Education students are often more motivated, enthusiastic employees when they see their work is evaluated and translated into college units
- Employers benefit when supervisor-employee communications and relationships are improved and clear goals / objectives / timelines are agreed upon
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Benefits to college+community
- Cooperative Education helps students become more effective and productive workers
- The economy benefits from an increased number of skilled workers with real world experience
- Increases Faculty awareness of business and industry requirements