Cooperative Education in the College of Arts, Sciences & Letters is an academic program founded in UM-Dearborn's commitment to "excellence in teaching and learning."

It promotes liberal arts learning and career/personal development through student participation in paid, professional employment. Expected learning outcomes include clarification of values, development of problem-solving and career-related skills, and enhancement of academic knowledge.

Learning Outcomes: The Educational Value of Cooperative Education is available below in a PDF downloadable format.  The book was written by Patricia Jones (UM-Dearborn) and Cheryl Cates (University of Cincinnati) and was published by the Cooperative Education Association.