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Quiz
1. In order for international students to do a co-op internship, you must be in your 2nd year of full time F1 status and authorized for CPT through International Affairs. True
False
2. A Co-op internship is for course credit and you have to pay tuition. True
False
3. What is the primary focus of the Co-op Program? Real world professional experience
Networking
Gaining skills
Monetary compensation
A, B & C
4. After completing this orientation and passing the quiz, the next step is to make an appointment with a Co-op Advisor. True
False
5. What do you do after you have accepted an internship? Start working on your internship right away
Nothing, your employer will take care of all required
      paperwork
Register with the Career and Co-op Center, complete the
      CPT Authorization Form and submit to International Affairs
      five business days before you start work and wait for your
      new CPT authorized I-20.
Register with the Career and Co-op Center and start working.
6. When can you begin your internship? As soon as you get the job
After registering with the co-op office
After you have registered, submitted your completed CPT
      Authorization Form to International Affairs, and picked up
      your CPT Authorized I-20.
7. It is important to keep your old I-20s, even after you have received a new one. True
False
8. When you go for an interview you should dress your best, and bring interview questions and extra copies of your résumé. True
False
9. It is guaranteed that you will receive an internship offer. True
False
10. In order to maintain your immigration status in case you do not receive an internship offer, you must register for at least 12 credits or the total you need to graduate BEFORE securing a co-op internship. True
False
11. What is the deadline for registering for Co-op? It is one week before the regular add/drop deadline.
It is one week after the regular add/drop deadline.
12. It is possible to register for Co-op after the Co-op Add/drop deadline. True
False
13. Your Co-op Faculty Advisor is important to your internship and to receiving course credit. True
False
14. How can you be a great intern? Be professional and take initiative
Keep concerns about your internship to yourself
Wait for tasks to be handed to you and read while you wait.
Do not ask questions when you do not understand a project
15. You have no other requirements other than completing your internship hours to gain course credit. True
False
16. List the requirements for receiving credit. a.
b.
c.
d.
e.