Computer Systems Technology - Software Development Co-op Overview

Co-op Format (Fall Intake)

September to DecemberJanuary to AprilMay to August
Semester 1Semester 2Vacation
Semester 3Semester 4Work Term 1 (Co-op)
Work Term 2 (Co-op)Semester 5Work Term 3 (Co-op)
Semester 6  

Co-op Format (Winter Intake)

January to AprilMay to AugustSeptember to December
Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3
Semester 4Work Term 1 (Co-op)Work Term 2 (Co-op)
Semester 5Work Term 3 (Co-op)Semester 6

Learn more about Computer Systems Technology - Software Development

Co-op Delivery and Fees

This program has a mandatory co-op, as part of the program of study.

The annual co-op fee structure can be found on the Tuition and Fees page.

For questions, please contact the Co-op Specialist listed at the bottom of the webpage.

Co-op Designation

This program offers three co-op work term opportunities but requires two completed co-op work terms for the co-op designation.

Work Term Capabilities

(which do not reflect individual experiences and exposures)

First and Second Work Term:

  • Web Technologies - HTML/CSS, JavaScript, PHP
  • Software Application Development - Java, C#, PHP
  • Database – SQL
  • Technical Writing
  • Help Desk Support

Third Work Term

  • Web technologies - HTML/CSS, JavaScript, PHP,
  • Software Application Development - Java, , C#, PHP, ASP.NET, WordPress
  • Mobile Application Development- Android
  • Database- SQL, Oracle
  • Technical Writing
  • Project Planning
  • Help Desk Support

Career Opportunities

  • Software Application Developer (Web, Mobile Desktop)
  • Systems/Business Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Technical Writer
  • Software Quality Assurance Tester
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Help Desk Support
Co-op Pay RangeCo-op Pay Average
Range: $16.55 - $25.00Average: $20.00


For further information, please contact:

Megan Waltenbury
Phone: 905-575-2241
Email: megan.waltenbury [at] (subject: Computer%20Systems%20Technology%20-%20Software%20Development%20Co-op%20Inquiry) (Megan Waltenbury)