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   

        EMB 396
     Minimum Requirements:
          2.75 Cumulative GPA
          JR or SR Standing
          3 Credit Hours
          Not Repeatable

HCOM 496
    Minimum Requirements:
    HCOM 450
    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
MIN 396
Minimum Requirements:
2.75 Cumulative GPA
JR or SR Standing
1-3 Credit Hours
Repeatable Once If Student
Has Different Responsibilities

PRE 396
Minimum Requirements:
PRE 376
JR or SR Standing
3 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