Wilfrid Laurier University is home to the first business co-op program in Ontario, and is now the largest business degree co-op program in Canada. Laurier is known for its strong, reputable co-op program, and has received accreditation from the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education for meeting quality program standards. The Lazaridis Full-time MBA with Co-op program is the only MBA Co-op program in Canada to have received this prestigious accreditation. For the past several years, the Lazaridis Full-time MBA with Co-op program has consistently achieved a 100% work term employment rate for our candidates’ first co-op work term. In any given year, we are proud to offer more than 4,500 job postings from over 900 organizations for co-op work term opportunities. The reputation of the Lazaridis business degree co-op program is why many of Canada’s leading companies seek to hire Laurier students, specifically for co-op work terms, often leading to full-time employment opportunities for our students. The Lazaridis Full-Time MBA with Co-op program is designed for high-caliber, recent graduates with less than two years of full-time work experience. Whether you need valuable real-life work experience, or are interested in gaining experience in a new industry, the Lazaridis Full-time MBA with Co-op program is right for you. Comprised of 20 courses and two four-month work terms, the program offers an innovative and integrated curriculum built around case competitions, consulting and international projects.
The ability to demonstrate relevant professional experience will be given individual consideration