Work-Based Learning/Internship

(formerly COOPERATIVE EDUCATION)

The Work-Based Learning/Internship Program is designed to give students the opportunity to integrate their classroom study with practical experience in their major fields by receiving hands on experience while attending school. For more information contact your faculty advisor.

Eligibility

Students who have completed at least two (2) semesters in a program that offers Work-Based Learning/internship are eligible to participate if they meet the following requirements:

  1. Students must be enrolled in a degree granting program of study with Work-Based Learning/Internship as a requirement for graduation,
  2. Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA in their program of study (NOTE: Some courses mandate higher GPA requirements, please see your Faculty Coordinator for specific GPA requirements associated with your program of study), and
  3. Students must complete 9 semester hours in their program with 3 semester hours in the core, and
  4. Students must plan to graduate from Pitt Community College.

(Eligibility requirements do not apply to certificate/diploma programs.)

Enrollment Procedure

Students interested in the Work-Based Learning/Internship Program should follow the procedure outlined below:

  1. Students should make an appointment with their faculty coordinator prior to registration to discuss site placement,
  2. Students should meet with their faculty coordinator to register for the appropriate Work-Based Learning/Internship course and section number, and
  3. Students should complete a Work-Based Learning/Internship Report Book.

Academic Credit

Academic credit is earned based on the following:

  1. Students can receive one (1) semester hour credit for 160 hours of work-based experience or two (2) semester hour credits for 320 hours of work-based experience. Grades given by the faculty advisor will be based on reports and evaluations submitted by the student and the site.
  2. A student may receive a maximum of two credit hours during any one semester. Each curriculum program specifies the maximum number of credit hours allowed toward degree or diploma requirements.
  3. Credits earned with the approval of the appropriate dean substitute for required or elective courses within the curriculum guidelines.

Student interested in the Work-Based Learning/Internship Program should contact their faculty advisor.

Thank You to our 2017-2018 Work-Based Learning Site Partners

3HCElmhurst Elementary SchoolPitt Community College - Information Technology
A&M Farm (Coalition 4 Healthier Eating)Emmanuel Residential FacilityPitt Community College - Library
Advance Air Solutions Systems INCEneco East LLCPitt County Clerk of Superior Court
Alliance OneFamily Foot and Ankle PhysiciansPitt County Council on Aging
Alzheimer’s North Carolina Fleet Readiness Center EastPitt County Social Services
Ambleside, Inc.Food Bank of Central and Eastern NCPitt Electric
American Red CrossFoolish ITPitt Heating and Air Inc.
Anderson AutomotiveGame Theory Group InternationalPlymouth High School
Anderson Outpatient TherapyGarden Keepers Landscape and DesignPORT Facility-Based Crisis Center, Greenville
Ann's House of NutsGolden Living CenterPORT Facility-Based Crisis Center, Washington
Antioch Church MinistriesGonzalez Law FirmPORT Health Services
Arcon Construction LLCGoodwin RefrigerationPrevention and Treatment Center
Asera CareGreenville CounselorsPride In North Carolina Inc.
ASMO INCGreenville Express CarePurpose of God Annex
Autism Society of NCGreenville Housing AuthorityREAL Crisis Center
Ayden LibraryGreenville PediatricsRebuilding Pitt County Together
Beaufort County Police Activities LeagueGreenville Pool and Supply Co.Recovery Innovations Wellness City
Bertie Correctional InstitutionGreenville Utilities CommissionReimage Church CDC
Best Buy - Geek SquadGrover GamingRHA Health Services
Blue Arbor - Voice of America Site BH.G.D.C Community Crisis CenterRiley's Army
Bold Professional Services CorporationHarmony Hall Nursing and RehabRoanoke Country Club
Boys and Girls Club - Pitt CountyHastings FordRoanoke River Rehabilitation
Boys and Girls Club of the Coastal PlainsHB Sugg Community CenterRoberts Company
Brady TraneHealth Care Financial CRCRochelle Middle School
Brock's BerriesHonolulu Gardens, Inc.Ruth's House
Brook Valley Country ClubHudson's Mowing ServicesSafe Communities Coalition of Pitt County
Building Hope Community Life CenterIhrie Supply CompanySea Scape Perennials
Carenet Counseling Imperative Changes Outreach Inc.Seasons Comfort
Carolina Clinic for Health & WellnessJohn Paul II High SchoolSelect Custom Apparatus
Carolina East Heart CenterJordan's Heating and CoolingSouth Central High School
Carolina East Insurance AssociatesKapstone Paper and Packaging Spirit Aerosystems
Carolina OutreachKeep Hope Alive Human ServicesSpring Arbor of Greenville
Carolina Pregnancy Center Kinetic Physical Therapy and WellnessSpruill and Associates Inc.
Carolina Treatment CenterLandscaping UnlimitedStepping Stones CR, Inc.
Casey ServicesLangley ComputersStrawberries on 903
Center for Family Violence Prevention - Family Center Lanier Construction-Snow HillT Brothers Construction-Greenville
Central Heating and Air Conditioning Law Office of Frank CassianoTake 2 Computer Services
Chemnut INCLaw Office of Lisa Hennessy Fitzpatrick, PLLCTarboro Community Outreach
Cherry HospitalLaw Office of Lonnie Carroway Temple Baptist Church
Chicod SchoolLenoir Memorial HospitalThe Salvation Army
Choices SA/MH INCLife of NC Inc.The SPOT – Wilson Youth United
Christian ComputersLiteracy Volunteers of Pitt CountyThompson and Thompson Farms
City of GreenvilleLittle's Heating and Air ConditioningToledo Botanical Garden
Coastal Women’s ShelterM&A FarmsTrillium Health Resources
Computer GeeksMac Gregor Downs Health & Rehabilitation CenterUNC Lenoir Health Care
Concor Inc.Mac Gregor Village ApartmentsUnitarian Universalist Congregation of Greenville NC
Creative Living Center Martin County SchoolsUniversal Healthcare of Greenville
Cypress GlenMartin Family MedicineUniversity PC Care, INC
Dan Andrews Lawn INCMediation Center of Eastern CarolinaUnshakable Builders
DataGroup Technologies Inc.Michels & Gauquie DDS PAVidant Inpatient Hospice
Delcor Inc.Miguel's Fine Exterior Trim Inc.Vidant Medical Center - Greenville, NC
Designo ConstructionMoore's Landscaping & Lawn CareVidant Medical Center - Washington, NC
Divine Interventions Counseling Center, LLCMosley ConstructionVidant Wellness Center
Dixon Law GroupMy Sister's ClosetWake Forest Baptist Health
Dixon Social Interactive ServicesNC CivilWallace Communications
DREAMS Provider Care ServicesNC DHHS: Walter B. Jones Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment CenterWash Away Unemployment
Driving Resources and InterventionsNC Division of Veterans AffairsWell Played Games
DSS Human ServicesOffice of LT. GovernorWellcome Middle School
E.B. Aycock Middle SchoolOperation SunshineWilliam Barnet and Son
Earp and Gamboa DentistryOrthotics & Prosthetic EastWinterville Charter Academy
East Carolina Rehab and Wellness Pamlico County Public LibraryWinterville Flower Shop
East Carolina UniversityParadigm
East Coast Counseling, INCPassages Counseling Services
East Coast Onsite Medical CarePender Nursery
Eastern Eye AssociatesPhysicians East, P.A.
Eastern Psychiatric AssociatesPiedmont Service Group
ECU Dental SchoolPinnacle Home Care
ECU Internal MedicinePitt Community College - Architectural Technology
ECU NeurologyPitt Community College - Business Division
ECU PhysiciansPitt Community College - Career Services
ECU Physicians Patient Due SectionPitt Community College - Counseling Services