Cooperative Education Opportunities (Co-ops)

Cooperative programs combine classroom education with practical work experience, helping to better prepare graduates for the workforce. Students earn credit while working for an employer in their field of study.

The following is a list of cooperative education opportunities for undergraduate chemistry students.

State City Organization/Program Deadline (if specified)
Alabama Mobile Naval Research Laboratory Student Career Experience Program Ongoing
California Fremont Amgen Year round
California Oceanside Genentech  
California Pasadena Jet Propulsion Laboratory  
California San Francisco Amgen Year round
California San Francisco Brilliant Group, LLC Contact
California San Francisco Genentech  
California Thousand Oaks Amgen Year round
California Vacaville Genentech  
Colorado Boulder Amgen Year round
Colorado Longmont Amgen Year round
Connecticut Berlin Bayer USA December-March
District of Columbia Washington Central Intelligence Agency Summer - November 1; Winter, Spring, and Fall - 6-9 months before desired start date
District of Columbia Washington Naval Research Laboratory Student Career Experience Program Year round
District of Columbia Washington Metropolitan Area Central Intelligence Agency  
Florida Kennedy Space Center Kennedy Space Flight Center  
Georgia Columbus Bayer USA December-March
Georgia Cornelia Johnson & Johnson  
Indiana Elkhart Bayer USA December-March
Indiana Mishawaka Bayer USA December-March
Iowa Ames Monsanto Ongoing
Kentucky Louisville Amgen Year round
Massachusetts Cambridge Amgen Year round
Massachusetts Cambridge Bayer USA December-March
Michigan Auburn Hills Bayer USA December-March
Missouri Kansas City Bayer USA December-March
New Jersey Morristown Bayer USA December-March
New Jersey New Brunswick Johnson & Johnson  
New Jersey Rahway Merck Ongoing
New Jersey Raritan Johnson & Johnson  
New Jersey Skillman Johnson & Johnson  
New Jersey Somerset Johnson & Johnson  
North Carolina Raleigh GlaxoSmithKline September-November and January-May
North Carolina Raleigh GSK US Winter session - September; Summer - January;
Ohio Chardon Bayer USA December-March
Ohio Cincinnati Johnson & Johnson  
Ohio Cincinnati P&G  
Ohio Wickliffe Lubrizol Ongoing
Pennsylvania Myersville Bayer USA December-March
Pennsylvania Philadelphia GSK US Winter session - September; Summer - January;
Pennsylvania Philadelphia Area GlaxoSmithKline September-November and January-May
Pennsylvania Washington Johnson & Johnson  
Pennsylvania West Point Merck Ongoing
Puerto Rico Juncos Amgen Year round
Rhode Island West Greenwich Amgen Year round
Texas Baytown Bayer USA December-March
Texas Channelview Bayer USA December-March
Virginia Manassas Co-op Apply now
Washington Seattle Amgen Year round
West Virginia Kanawha Valley Bayer USA December-March