USA Today: Campus View: Rethinking higher ed reform through co-ops
USA Today - 09/26/2013
At Northeastern University, the second-oldest co-op school, students graduate with up to 18 months of internship experience. It joins roughly 100 other U.S colleges offering some structure of co-op.
The model has been around for over 100 years and while not all institutions offer the initiative, students can and should consider adopting co-op into their lives.