Co-op and Experiential Learning Options

Cybersecurity BS

You will have a wide range of opportunities for career preparation directly related to your field of study, all of which provide hands-on experiences that turn knowledge into know-how.

Co-op Required

Co-op Options

Full-time Co-op Work Week (35 to 40 hours per week)
Unpaid work does not qualify for co-op credit.

Acceptable Substitutions for Co-op

Entrepreneurship with restrictions: Entrepreneurship co-op/internship may be allowed with department approval.
Research with restrictions: Research experience may be allowed with department approval.
International Experience: International co-op/internship is allowed and study abroad may be allowed with department approval.

Co-op Prep Course

Co-op Prep Course required


Typical Co-op Schedule

2 blocks (2 summers or any semester after second year)


Co-op Wages for RIT Cybersecurity BS Students

$23.67/hr

Avg

$58.85/hr

Max

Salary data is calculated using all reported wages within the U.S. for RIT students on co-op during Summer 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022.

Career Services Contact

Portrait of Michelle Magee.
Michelle Magee
Senior Associate Director for Employer Engagement
585‑475‑7824