Become a Co-op Employer

The Stevens Undergraduate Cooperative Education Program is a competitive program that combines classroom education with practical real-world work experience. A Co-op experience allows students to alternate semesters of academic study with semesters of full-time paid professional work in a job related to the student’s academic program of study.

Benefits to employers

  • Priority access to Stevens talent

  • A pipeline of early career talent

  • A cost-effective full-time hiring solution

  • Students available throughout the year

  • Priority access to our digital Co-op Resume Book

  • Exclusive invitations to Co-op recruiting events

  • Work with a dedicated team of Career Center professionals

Employer eligibility requirements

  • A minimum of 10 full-time employees

  • A physical office location regardless of the student’s work arrangements, (e.g., remote, hybrid, in-person)

  • An approved Employer Account on Handshake

  • Offer full-time paid Co-op jobs related to eligible academic degree programs (listed below)

  • Post Co-op jobs on Handshake

  • Request and read the Co-op Employer Participation Guidelines

  • Submit the Employer Participation & Acknowledgment form

Eligible undergraduate degree programs

Biomedical Engineering

Engineering Management

Chemical Engineering

Engineering with a concentration in Naval Engineering

Civil Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Computer Engineering

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Computer Science

Mechanical Engineering


Software Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Co-op Recruiting Events available through the Stevens Career Center

  • On-campus or virtual Interview Days

  • Fall and Spring Career Fairs held in September and February

  • Co-op Decision Day in the spring semester to meet first-time Co-op students

  • Co-op Networking Night in March to meet all Co-op students seeking Co-op jobs for Summer and Fall Work Semesters

  • Additional Recruiting Events

Contact Us

If you have questions about the Undergraduate Co-op Program or would like to receive the Co-op Employer Participation Guidelines, please contact the Stevens Career Center at A member of the Co-op team will contact you within two business days.