The cooperation of Fresno City College, business, industry and the community makes it possible for our students to earn elective credit toward a degree and/or a certificate of achievement through employment in fields closely related to their vocational college majors.
For the satisfactory completion of Cooperative Work Experience Education, the college will grant credit as follows:
Complete information regarding the Cooperative Work Experience Program may be obtained by viewing the Cooperative Work Experience Program Guide. Also additional information is available from the one page Cooperative Work Experience Program Important Reminders for Students flier.
You can qualify for the Cooperative Work Experience Education Program (per Title 5, Part VI, Division 6, Subchapter 3, Section 55254 of the California Code of Regulations) if:
Students interested in enrolling in Cooperative Work Experience Education are advised to first contact Counseling or the CWEE instructor through that subject’s Division office in order to determine the appropriate work experience course. Those students qualified to enroll will need to register at the Admissions and Records counter, bottom floor of the Student Services building.
Vocational Work Experience courses are listed in the schedule under each vocational subject, and always have a course number of 19 (i.e. CHDEV-19). General Work Experience courses are always listed as Work Experience 19 (WKEXP-19).
Vocational Work Experience credit are available in the following areas:
* Not offered every semester
** Special Programs - Instructor referral required
*** Prerequisites and Co-requisites required to enroll in HS 19A and HS 19B
Actual class offerings may vary by semester dependent upon the availability of instructors.