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2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

BUSN-280 Business Co-Op/Internship/Externship

Credits 2 / 2 Contact Hours
Pre-requisite: Placement into RDNG-030 (ACSR-030), completion of ELAP-110 with a minimum grade of 2.0, or successful completion of RDNG-016 or ACLT-074 with a minimum grade of 3.0. Pre-requisite: Complete a minimum of 12 credits of MCC courses with a minimum 2.5 overall GPA.
This course allows the student the opportunity to practice classroom theories and employment skills at a business. On-the-job work experience and performance appraisal evaluations measure the application of individual and group projects. The business co-op coordinator will help the student secure employment. The student may be provided a stipend. The student should spend a minimum of 150 hours at the organization.

Course Outcomes
1. Assess occupational qualifications and utilize career planning resources 2. Determine employer expectations 3. Prioritize and organize his/her time effectively 4. Establish career goals for the semester and how to achieve the goals 5. Work effectively with co-workers and supervisors 6. Develop interview and presentation skills 7. Interview professionals in area of interest 8. Write a resume, cover letter and follow-up 9. Discuss professional image 10. Develop a portfolio of accomplishments 11. Write a summary of week, month and semester accomplishments