Temporary employment such as an internship, practicum, and alternative work-study or cooperative education may be authorized under certain circumstances as curricular practical training (CPT). Such training must not only be related to your major field of study but must also be an integral part of your established curriculum still in progress.
Basic Eligibility Requirements:
Application Procedures:Make an appointment with an Immigration Coordinator and bring the following with you:
Master of Public Health - Community Health
"WCU gave me an excellent learning opportunity. It provided me a friendly learning environment as faculty were very friendly, easily approachable and expert in their field. It prepared me to take new job in my life. The office for international students is very helpful and will be always with you during your stay at WCU. The campus life is also great as you will have all sports facility available.
Overall my experience at WCU was excellent and I miss those days. Good luck"
"The two years at WCU were one of the best life experiences I ever had. Awesome teaching staff, interesting classes and mainly, great support from everyone, especially from the International Office!"
Master degree of science in Applied Statistics
"It's my pleasure to be a member of West Chester University. Many thanks to all the people I met, all the knowledge I gained and all the experiences I earned during my two years' study abroad in WCU. They're memorable in my life"
MSA: Public Administration
BA: Political Science - International Relations
"West Chester University provided me with two degrees, but more importantly, the opportunity to succeed in an increasingly challenging world. For those looking to start their academic career, West Chester University is a formidable choice when considering the state system of higher education."
International Engagement: International Students