Cooperative Education

Through Cooperative Education, Benedictine is blending the resources of the academic world and the business community to create students who are truly prepared for life.

Academic Achievement. Professional Practice.

2014 Cooperative Education Calendar

Student Group AugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember

Alpha Cohort

(Entered Fall 2013) 
Continuing in apprenticeships

Start COED 390

Continuing in apprenticeshipsContinuing in apprenticeships
Continuing in apprenticeships

Enroll in COED 391
Continuing in apprenticeships

Beta Cohort

(Entered Spring, 2014)

Interview for Fall, 2014 work.

Start COED 301


Start apprenticeships

Continuing in apprenticeships
Continuing in apprenticeships

Enroll in COED 390
Continuing in apprenticeships

Gamma Cohort (Entering Fall, 2014)

Start COED 300Interview for Spring, 2015 workInterview for Spring, 2015 work

Enroll in COED 301
Interview for Spring, 2015 work
Delta Cohort

(Entering Spring, 2015)

Applications welcome
Applications welcome
Delta cohort announcedEnroll in COED 300

Note that applications for participation in Cooperative Education at Benedictine University are accepted and reviewed continually throughout the calendar year. Students wishing to be considered early in the advance of registration dates should apply early, prior to the registration deadline for an upcoming semester.
Student Requirements
  1. Full-time Benedictine University at Springfield student
  2. Junior standing
  3. 3.0 GPA or greater.
  4. Faculty recommendation
  5. Able to work up to 20 hours per week.
  6. Completed Cooperative Education application.
  7. Involvement in extracurricular activities on-campus is highly encouraged.

Bradley J. Warren

Executive Director, Office of Cooperative Education
217-718-5302
bwarren@ben.edu

Benedictine University at Springfield

Brinkerhoff Home 203
1500 North Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62702