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Geology

What do I need to be accepted into the Geology Co-op Program?

Geology students must maintain an average of at least 70% and must be enrolled in (or have completed) at least 33 and no more than 65 credit hours (including current semester of study) towards their Science degree including GEOL 102, GEOL 201, and GEOL 210 before the first work term. You must be a full-time student in the semester prior to starting a work term.

What types of jobs are available to Geology Co-op students?

A Geology Co-op student may have a job title such as Research Assistant, Data Analyst, Laboratory Assistant, Technical Student or Field Assistant just to name a few.

How many work terms will I do?

Three, but you may do an optional fourth and final work term

How much can I earn during a work term?

Your salary could range from $2200 to $3200 per month, or about $14 to $20 per hour. Some employers may also offer a moving allowance.

Do I need to write a Work Term Report?

Yes, you are expected to submit a work term report. 
 
Am I charged a fee to do Co-op?
 
Yes you will be charged if you get a placement. Fees will be assessed in the semester that the student is registered in their work term.