Co-Op Program

Co-Op is a way to provide students with practical work experience in their field of study prior to graduation from DeVry. Students work 15-35 hours per week while attending classes. Morning, afternoon, evening, weekend, and flexible shift opportunities are offered according to employer requests.

Student Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled at DeVry University
  • Must have a minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Complete 24 credit hours for Bachelor degree or 12 credit hours for Associate degree
  • Previous education-related work or military experience may be substituted

Experience the Advantages

  • Apply lab and theory to actual working conditions
  • Utilize opportunities to develop self-confidence, maturity and professional skills
  • Establish professional network contacts and build an impressive resume
  • Observe potential employers and working environments before accepting a full-time position
  • Achieve a smoother transition from school and part-time work into a full-time position
  • Utilize your salary to help financial expenses

How to Apply for Co-Op

To effectively assist DeVry students in locating cooperative/internship opportunities, a collaborative effort between the Career Services office and the student is essential. In order to be successful in securing a position, it is necessary that each Co-op program applicant do the following:

  • Students interested in Co-Op should download the Co-Op application form
  • Return form to the Career Services office in Room 216 or email it to  
  • Upon approval, an account will be created for the student in HireDeVry.
  • An email will be sent with student's username and password along with instructions on navigating the system.
  • Student should login to account and revise resume by utilizing resume wizard or resume templates within HireDeVry.
  • It is mandatory to upload revised resume within HireDeVry. 
  • Upon resume review, status will be changed to Co-OP seeker to view opportunities.  

Contact Information

DeVry University
Career Services Office (Room 216)
4800 Regent Boulevard
Irving, Texas 75063 - 2439

(972) 929 - 9353 (direct)
(972) 929 - 6779 (fax)

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