Cooperative Education SCC students may be employed by area businesses and industries andhave the opportunity to learn while doing through the College'sCooperative Education Experience. Students will work in positionsrelated to their career goals. Student objectives are establishedthrough mutual agreement by the student, the employer and thecooperative education experience coordinator. Progress is evaluatedat designated time(s) during the period of employment. SCC'sCooperative Education Experience is designed for students who havecompleted specific courses in their Program of Study and haveachieved a grade-point average of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4.0.Coordinators work closely with employers and students to determinethe optimum Cooperative Education arrangement. Students registerfor the Cooperative Education Experience and earn college creditwhile being paid a salary for the cooperative experience. Thesalary is set by the employer and agreed upon by the student.