The Economics Co-op Program combines a solid base of course work with work terms that can provide students with invaluable experience.

Students from this program can assist both the public and private sectors on a variety of projects including:

  • statistical analyses
  • data collection
  • quantitative and qualitative economic analysis
  • research support

Work Term Schedule (variation possible)

Term: Fall Winter Spring
Year 1 AT 1 AT 2 WT 1
Year 2 AT 3 AT 4 WT 2
Year 3 AT 5 WT 3 AT 6
AT = Academic Term; WT = Work Term

The Economics Co-op program is available to full-time Economics majors/Economics Honours students. Admission is limited, competitive and selective.

Economics work terms are full-time, paid (according to the employing organization’s salary structure) and range from 12-16 weeks in duration. Economics co-op students are required to complete three work terms as part of their co-op program.


To hire an Economics co-op student or to find out more about this program please contact us.