The National Security Agency (NSA) is now accepting applications for the Cooperative Education Program! Our application will be closing on November 15th, 2019.
What is the Co-op Program?
The Cooperative Education Program is a rotational program, in which students will alternate semesters between full-time SCHOOL and full-time WORK (including the Summer) until graduating with their Bachelor’s Degree for a minimum of 52 weeks worked with the Agency. In this type of program, they will be able to gain a wealth of knowledge and experience the many aspects of the Agency as it relates to their intended career path.
Who is eligible?
The Cooperative Education program (Co-op) is offered to second semester freshman and sophomores. We are looking for the following majors:
o Computer Science
o Computer/Electrical Engineering
o Cybersecurity (Technical track only)
o Chinese, Russian, Korean, Arabic, and Farsi Language-focused majors.
Students must have a 3.0 or higher G.P.A. in order to apply and must maintain this G.P.A throughout the program.
Benefits to the program?
o Travel Reimbursement and Subsidized Housing (For colleges 75+ miles from Ft. Meade, Maryland)
o Tuition Assistance
o Paid Time off
o Mentoring opportunities
o Competitive pay
o Employment Opportunities upon graduation
Where to apply?
The Co-op Ad can be found at Intelligencecareers.gov/NSA under the Cooperative Education Program.