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Congratulations on your decision to pursue an international co-op! The process involves two steps and both must be completed by the application deadline indicated below (App Deadline) but not necessarily in this order. You must apply to the position and a mandatory meeting with an international team member is required. This meeting can be scheduled by calling 215-895-2185.
For any questions, please contact the international team at:

Cultural Vistas Germany
Various, Germany (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Restrictions: Drexel undergraduate students enrolled in a co-op program
Dates / Deadlines:

Academic Year below always refers to the start of each academic year. Fall is the first term in an academic year and it always starts in September of every year. Please refer to the start and end date listed below for appropriate application term. If you do not see the date range applicable to you, please contact the International Co-op Team. Click here for more co-op terms details.
Term Academic Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2015 05/22/2015 ** Rolling Admission 09/21/2015 12/11/2015
Fall/Winter 2015 05/22/2015 ** Rolling Admission 09/21/2015 03/25/2016
Winter 2015 08/14/2015 08/14/2015 01/04/2016 03/25/2016

** Applicants will be notified of acceptance into this program and will be required to complete additional materials to register the co-op placement.
Fact Sheet:
Eligible Major(s): Accounting, Animation & Visual Effects, Anthropology, Architectural Engineering, Behavioral Health Counseling, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Business and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Dance, Design & Merchandising, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Elementary Education, Engineering Technology, English, Entertainment and Arts Mgmt, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Film & Video, Finance, Game Art & Production, General Business, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, History, Hospitality Management, Information Systems, Information Technology, Interior Design, International Area Studies, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Materials Sci and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Music Industry, Nutrition and Foods, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Philosophy, Photography, Physics, Political Science, Product Design, Psychology, Screenwriting & Playwriting, Sociology, Software Engineering, Sport Management, Television, Web Dev & Interaction Design
Language Requirements:
Intermediate German
Program Description:

Cultural Vistas

Program Description:

GermanyCultural Vistas is a non-profit organization that has used career exploration to facilitate global exchanges for more than 60 years. Cultural Vistas is committed to its mission to enrich minds, advance global skills, build careers, and connect lives through international exchange.

Through personal consultation, they get to know applicants and then identify opportunities based on each candidate’s background and goals.

Job Description and Required Skills

Job Title: Dependent on student’s major, skills and experience

Job Description: : Dependent on student’s major, skills and experience

Required Job Skills: Student must be a pre-junior to apply. Job placements are dependent on student’s major, skills and experience.

Number of Positions: Numerous

GPA Requirement: Minimum 2.5 GPA

Language Requirements: Students are expected to know German (minimum intermediate level) prior to applying to the program.

Compensation: Most positions are paid and for those which aren’t, students are eligible for a scholarship through Cultural Vistas.

Financial Award: Eligible students will be considered for a financial award from the Steinbright Career Development Center.

Housing: Employers will assist in finding housing.

Visa Requirement: Cultural Vistas will provide instructions on how to acquire the visa and will assist with the process.



Steinbright Career Development Center
International Co-op • 3201 Arch Street Suite 250

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Voice: 215.895.2185 • Fax: 215.895.1473