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Cooperative Work Experience Education

The CWEE program provides opportunities to earn units and gain work experience for students who have declared a major.  

Eligibility requirements:

  • Must enroll in a CWEE course within the first three weeks of the semester (first week for Summer)
  • Must have declared a major and perform internship/work experience hours in an area directly related to major. 

Students can earn college credit as an elective:

Hours worked Units per semester
60 unpaid/75 paid hours 1 unit
120 unpaid/150 paid 2 units
180 unpaid/225 paid 3 units
Plus earn one unit for the weekly class.

*Note: CE 290 is NOW PD 290

Students can locate internship opportunities by visiting the Student Employment Services website at www.swccd.edu/~ses and clicking on “work experience CWEE” located to the left of the page

Employers can list their internship opportunities by contacting Dawn Taft at 619-482-6537 or dtaft@swccd.edu.


For more information, please contact:

Dawn Taft, Student Services Specialist
Phone:  619-482-6537
E-Mail:  dtaft@swccd.edu
Office:  S205H, located upstairs in the Student Services Center