We require that undergraduate Co-op students complete a minimum of three work semesters for a reason– in general, the more Co-op semesters you complete, the greater an edge you will likely have on the job market.

Based on the 2011 SFU Co-op Alumni Survey of 1,500 Co-op alumni (who graduated between 1995 and 2010), those who completed more co-op work semesters saw greater success on the job market after graduation. Read on.