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Co-op

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Join a new kind of co-op program that prepares you for your career after graduation. From our high impact prep programs and personalized advising to our connections with hundreds of industry-leading employers and high employment rates, choosing one of Ryerson’s innovative co-op programs allows you to:

  • Gain up to 16 or 20 months of full-time, paid professional experience before you graduate (depending on your program).
  • Build your professional network. 
  • Develop your skills & abilities. 
  • Discover which jobs and industries are a good fit for you and your career goals. 
  • Improve your employment prospects & earnings on graduation.

Browse through this section of our website to learn more about co-op at Ryerson.

93% of co-op students who actively search find work term jobs

Students can earn an average annual salary of $36,567.24

Ryerson's Co-op Programs

Learn more about the academic programs at Ryerson that offer co-op.

How Co-op Works

Learn about work term schedules, co-op fees, wages, requirements, and the hiring process.

How to Apply

Learn about the admission requirements and process to get into a co-op program.

Current Co-op Students

Log into the Orbis platform to access all of your co-op program information.

Co-op Employers

Discover how you can hire Ryerson’s top co-op talent.