Co-op Employment

GTRI Co-op Employment

GTRI’s Co-operative Education (“co-op”) program offers you extensive opportunities to participate in diverse scientific and technological endeavors, use state-of-the-art equipment and rapidly improve your technical and leadership skills. A GTRI co-op experience can escalate your future career success by giving you opportunities to make professional contacts and gain skills that make potential employers take notice. The program allows you to alternate semesters of full-time school with semesters of full-time work for GTRI.


All co-ops must meet the following criteria:

  • Complete at least one semester with a declared major that supports a GTRI laboratory job description
  • Be in good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Complete a co-op interview with a GTRI representative
  • Be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Be a U.S. citizen

How to Apply

There are two separate application processes—one for Georgia Tech students and one for non-Georgia Tech applicants.:

Georgia Tech Applicants

Non-Georgia Tech Applicants

  • Contact your institution's Cooperative Division or student employment representative to determine your eligibility for co-op opportunities
  • Complete a online profile under “Student Co-op/Intern Opportunities”