Our three-part series on the value of a Co-Op experience for students pursuing engineering careers starts with Dr. Steven Sachs and Tyler Kimmel from the University of Pittsburgh. Steve is an Assistant Professor and Undergraduate Academic Coordinator in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Tyler is an Engineering and Professional Development Consultant. Tyler and Steven work together to help Co-Op students navigate the professional development portion of their college experience by advising students on everything from scheduling classes, to developing resumes, and making connections with potential employers. Both Tyler and Steven are massive advocates for students pursuing a Co-Op experience as they truly understand the value that a Co-Op experience can bring to a student's overall education.
Series 6 | Episode 20