CO-OP and the Faculty of Social Sciences (2019)

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Key Facts

  • 13.6% Participation in the CO-OP program increased in 2019 with 49 more students placed this year
  • 71.8% Female vs 28.2% Male (Female students have a higher participation rate)
  • The Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) has the largest number of international CO-OP work terms
  • 8,427 students placed since the year 2000
  • 90.9% of work terms are completed in the national capital region (Ottawa/Gatineau)
  • International students: 69 placements out of 77 students. 89.6% placement rate
  • International placements: 30 placements, in 20 countries
  • Mobility scholarship: $25,000 divided between 18 students

Participating Programs (Placement Rates %)

  • 84.6% Anthropology
  • 100% Anthropology (MA)
  • 94.6% Conflict Studies and Human Rights
  • 92.3% Economics
  • 100% Economics (MA)
  • 100% Economics and Public Policy
  • 91.8% International Development and Globalization
  • 100% International Development and Globalization (MA)
  • 83.3% International Economics and Development
  • 94.9% Political Science
  • 97.8% Public Administration
  • 100% Public Administration (MA)
  • 97.1% Public and International Affairs (MA)
  • 100% Sociology (MA)
  • 100% Sociology
  • 94.2% Faculty Placement Rate

Number of students placed in 2019

  • 3 906 uOttawa CO-OP students placed this year
  • 1460 students in Engineering
  • 840 students in Social Sciences – 22% of students placed study at FSS
  • 718 students at Telfer
  • 507 students in Science
  • 311 students in Arts
  • 44 students in Civil Law

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