In order to earn educational credit for an internship (396 course), students must be able to work approximately 150 hours in a single semester to earn three credit hours.  In order to earn 3 credit hours for co-op (CEP 300) students must be able to work approximately 300 hours in a single semester. 
CMST 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          2.75 Cumulative GPA
          JR or SR Standing
          3 Credit Hours
          Not Repeatable
   
MIN 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          2.75 Cumulative GPA
          JR or SR Standing
          1-3 Credit Hours
          Repeatable Once If Student
            Has Different Responsibilities
EMB 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          2.75 Cumulative GPA
          JR or SR Standing
          3 Credit Hours
          Not Repeatable
PRE 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          PRE 376
          JR or SR Standing
          3 Credit Hours
          Not Repeatable
JOU 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          JOU 296 / JOU 380
          2.75 Cumulative GPA
          JR or SR Standing
          3-6 Credit Hours
          Not Repeatable

CEP 300*
     Minimum Requirements:
          2.20 Cumulative GPA
          30 Earned Hours
          Experience Must Be Paid
          1, 2, 3, and 6 Credit Hours
          Can Enroll After Drop/Add

          ** Must be paid **

Frequently Asked Questions

For 396, students need to report the experience on HireNKU. Once both the employer's and faculty's approval is received through HireNKU, then a permit is issued by Rebecca Hamm (hammr4@nku.edu).  It is advised to discuss learning objectives with the faculty member that is in charge of experiential learning. You can find the faculty coordinator for your specific class at http://classschedule.nku.edu/

For CEP 300, Students need to report the experience on HireKU first. Once both the employer and faculty's approval is received through HireNKU, then Career Services will register the student into CEP 300