The Graduate Co-op/Internship program provides graduate students with the opportunity to work with industry and government leaders in their respective areas of study. Eligibility for the program is based on academic achievement at Georgia Tech. Research for master's and doctoral theses may be related to the work assignments, and is jointly supervised by Georgia Tech faculty and company staff.
Eligibility for the Graduate Co-op Program is based on academic achievement at Georgia Tech. Research for master's and doctoral theses may be related to the work assignments and is jointly supervised by Georgia Tech faculty and company staff.
There is no tuition associated with the Graduate Co-op Program, nor are there any required fees . Students are provided full-time enrollment status through registration in an audit credit Graduate Co-op course. This permits students to retain all privileges of full-time enrolled students while on work assignments.
You can find more information about the Graduate Co-op Education Program by viewing the Graduate Co-op Program Frequently Asked Questions.
Students interested in talking with a graduate co-op advisor must make an appointment through CareerBuzz or take advantage of walk-in service Tuesdays and Wednesdays 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Welcome to the Graduate Co-op/Internship Program
Welcome to Georgia Tech’s Graduate Cooperative Education Program, jointly operated by Graduate Education and The Center for Career Discovery and Development. The Graduate Co-op Program at Georgia Tech offers an opportunity to currently enrolled Tech graduate students to grow and expand as scholars and as individuals. The program helps graduate students make more informed career decisions, develop professional and personal skills, initiate a networking process, and aligns them with potential employers.
Today’s workplace is constantly evolving. The real world experience a student gains from participating in the Graduate Co-op Program provides that student with a competitive edge in any job market. Students who have taken advantage of the Grad Co-op Program at Georgia Tech explain that their participation provided a unique and valuable opportunity for reaching personal and professional goals.
The Georgia Tech Graduate Co-op Program provides employers with an excellent pool of well-prepared employees, enhances their personnel selection processes by using actual on-the-job performance as a basis for permanent hiring decisions, and contributes to their workforce diversity efforts through access to a large and diverse pool of qualified applicants.
We look forward to discussing the benefits you can gain from your participation in the Grad Co-op Program. To explore the possibilities this preeminent program holds for you as a Georgia Tech graduate student or as a potential Grad Co-op Program employer, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 404-894-1351.
Kenneth A. Little
Graduate Cooperative Education Program
c/o The Center for Career Discovery and Development
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0105