Community Engagement Associate Program

Program benefits

The CEA Program’s purpose is to enrich students’ learning outside of the classroom. Here are some program outcomes CEAs have reported in their end-of-award surveys:

  • Gain perspective of career goals
  • Work directly with organizations and professionals
  • Identify your strengths and weaknesses in the professional workplace
  • Apply classroom materials to real-world problems
  • Increase confidence as a young professional

Students are compensated for their work by an hourly wage. Undergraduate students are paid $11 per hour, and graduate students are paid $13 per hour.