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Experience Our Co-op Advantage

Leaders in co-op education for over 50 years, U of T Scarborough co-op programs give you on-the-job learning within full-time work terms in industries, organizations and businesses relevant to your field of study.

A U of T Scarborough co-op education provides the skills, knowledge and expertise to secure rewarding positions with outstanding employers after graduation. It also serves as excellent preparation for graduate school and professional programs.

Gain the Co-op Student Advantage

Learn, earn, and be empowered by unparalleled learning opportunities and professional development, before, during and after your degree.

Career-Building Support

  • Graduate in 4 years in almost every co-op program, or create a flexible plan to extend your studies
  • Receive leading-edge job preparation and hands-on training to position you for career-related work
  • Build new professional relationships and network with friendly alumni and employers through organised career readiness programs

Enhance Your Resume

  • Gain valuable work experience and build your
    resume with 8-16 months of full-time, paid on-the-job experience
  • Work with industry-leading employers to put classroom theory into practice
  • Strengthen your portfolio to progress to graduate, medical, law, and other professional schools

Earn While You Learn

  • Earn a 12% higher average salary than your peers
    when you enter your post-graduate employment
  • Earn $2,900–$6,300 per month on average while
    on a work term, depending on your program

We’re Proud of our Co-op Partners

Through co-op, you can gain work experience with top employers across Toronto, Canada and the world. Here are just a few of the co-op employers we work with:

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

University Health Network (UHN)


The Hospital for Sick Children

Unity Health Toronto – St. Michael’s Hospital


Environment and Climate Change Canada

North York General Hospital

Sanofi Pasteur

Johnson & Johnson Inc.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences

William Osler Health System

AstraZeneca Canada Inc.

Thermo Fisher Scientific

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