Enables students to apply classroom theory to actual work situations.
Confirms or redirects career decision-making through on-the-job experience in a chosen
Allows students to test out their interests and develop their long-range career plans,
and provide a basis to select elective course work which integrates their studies
and career goals.
Enhance the graduate's marketability by providing on-the-job training.
Increases increased academic performance (higher G.P.A., fewer failed courses), and
a 20% greater graduation rate.
Enhances affordability of college through employer-paid wages. This is a means of
financial assistance that is available to all students, regardless of family income
levels or other financial aid arrangements.
Develops students' overall maturity by strengthening resourcefulness, problem-solving
skills, self-confidence, self-discipline and sense of responsibility.
Develops human relations skills through interaction in career settings.
Improves job opportunities after graduation by giving students valuable work experience
and contact with potential future employers.
Provides a better understanding of what is expected if one is to succeed in the workplace.
Enhances classroom learning by integrating academic curriculum and real-world work
Teaches valuable job-search skills such as career assessment, resume writing and interviewing