College of Arts & Sciences Launches Humanities@Work Program

College of Arts & Sciences Launches Humanities@Work Program

The College of Arts & Sciences is proud to announce an exciting Co-op/Internship Program Opportunity that is uniquely tailored for EKU Humanities Majors!

This program is for students with any of the following majors:

  • Philosophy
  • Comparative Humanities
  • English (Including Literature, Creative Writing & Technical Writing Emphases)
  • French/Spanish

Students can gain up to 3 hours of Co-op credit in the following fields:

  • advertising
  • administration
  • applied ethics
  • counseling
  • event organization
  • copy editing
  • government services
  • human services & social justice
  • non-profits
  • lobbying
  • linguistics
  • religion
  • and many more depending on your preference and skill-set!

Students with eligible majors will reap the following benefits, to name just a few:

  • Gain practical “resume-worthy” work experience in a field of your intended vocation
  • Earn anywhere from .5 to 3 graded, upper-division credit hours just by working and completing the required assignments
  • Learn to develop a targeted resume-& enhance your job-interview skills 
  • Earn a modest stipend while you work

Summer Co-op Scholarships for .5 credit hours are available. 
Contact
CAS@eku.edu for additional information!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Faculty Coordinator approval
  • Completion of a minimum of 30 credit hours; transfer students must complete one semester @ EKU
  • Minimum of 2.25 GPA

Contact Us

Department of Philosophy & Religion
Phone: 859-622-1400
Email: laura.newhart@eku.edu
Web: http://www.philosophy.eku.edu/

Language, Cultures, & Humanities
Phone: 859-622-2996
Email: abbey.poffenberger@eku.edu
Web: http://foreignlanguages.eku.edu/

Department of English & Theatre
Phone: 859-622-5861
Email: james.keller@eku.edu
Web: http://www.english.eku.edu/

EKU Center for Career & Co-op
Phone: 859-622-1296
Email: career-coop@eku.edu
Web: http://www.career-coop.eku.edu/

Published on November 25, 2014

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