In the aftermath of the winter storm, the University of Hartford has reopened and classes and activities are now taking place at their regularly scheduled times.
current as of 11:15 a.m., Jan. 28, 2015
Experiential Learning is learning by doing. It gives you direct contact with the realities of the workplace, and for many industries, it has become a REQUIRED part of the educational experience.
Included under the umbrella of "Experiential Learning" are Experiential Education or Co-op's, Internships, Summer Jobs and Community Service. Each can be a work experience that complements your academic training and gives you an introduction to a specific career or field of interest.
Experiential Education allows you to put your academic training to practical use and involve duties similar to those of an entry-level position. It can offer you the opportunity to: