Employment Opportunities

Your education makes you a great fit for a variety of positions with a variety of employers—even ones you didn't expect.

A co-op student teaching kids how to code.

Types of organizations participating in co-op

Hundreds of different employers have hired Interdisciplinary Co-op students. Students have worked in a range of positions in the public, private and non-profit sectors, from small to large organizations, and from a wide variety of industries. Employers and opportunities include:

  • Digital media companies and marketing agencies
  • Health care agencies
  • Energy and mining companies
  • Accounting firms
  • Research
  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • Municipal, Provincial, and Federal government agencies
  • Agriculture and forestry companies
  • Non-profit organizations and social enterprises
  • Art, design and entertainment companies
  • Consulting firms
  • Sport, recreation and wellness companies
  • Food and beverage manufacturers
  • Start-up companies
  • And many more!

Want to explore the co-op job board?

The co-op job board is only accessible once you have been admitted to the co-op program. Want to get started on your application?


Not ready to apply to co-op? Explore other paid and volunteer positions on the Student and Alumni job board.

Student profiles

Explore the narratives of students who leveraged their expertise and further applied their learning through participating in co-op work experiences.