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Explore 200+ career-focused programs, many of them unique in Canada. Thanks to our innovative teaching approach and Capital location, you’ll discover real-world relevance, hands-on learning and a world of opportunities.

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Co-op at Carleton: Real Students, Real Impact

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Gabriella C.

In Cologne, Germany, Gabriella worked on curbing municipal waste by recycling incinerator slag into concrete, a significant step for waste reduction.

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Mackenzie N.

At Health Canada, Mackenzie helped develop test methods for the Government’s Single-use Plastics Prohibition Regulations, focusing on cutlery and checkout bags, to contribute towards a zero plastic waste future.

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Noah A.

During Noah’s work term at Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, his role included drone missions to map out crop plots and extract data from each of them.

A Beautiful Campus in a Global City

Nestled where the Rideau Canal meets the Rideau River, Carleton’s campus offers the best of both worlds: natural beauty in our nation’s vibrant capital city. Located in one of the world’s safest and most liveable cities — and a powerful tech hub — you’ll get access to unique opportunities with government agencies, global companies, international embassies and NGOs.

Find Your People and Your Purpose

At Carleton, every part of your experience counts. With more than 300 active clubs and societies to choose from, you’ll have lots of opportunities to meet new people, have fun and pursue your interests outside the classroom.

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