Lindner Professional Experiences

During your college experience, you'll have the opportunity to participate in a variety of co-ops or internships called Lindner Professional Experiences (LPEs).

Your LPEs aren't just real-world, they're launchpads that pay. UC partners with organizations such as Procter & Gamble, PricewaterhouseCoopers and NASA to provide you with relevant work experience that will give you a huge competitive advantage when you enter the job market.

The UC co-op program was the first of its kind in the United States, and was recently ranked among the top five co-op experiences in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Lindner students who intern or co-op full-time earn an average salary of $9,600 per semester, and 88%* of Lindner students who participated in LPE obtained a full-time job within three months of graduation

*71% survey response rate.

Co-op and internship companies

Lindner students have gained real-world professional experience in co-op and internship programs at companies including, but not limited to:

  • AT&T
  • Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel
  • BMW
  • Cincinnati Bell
  • Cincinnati Insurance Group
  • CitiGroup
  • Cirque du Soleil
  • Colgate-Palmolive
  • Deloitte Services LLP
  • Delta Air Lines
  • dunnhumbyUSA
  • Enquirer Media
  • EY
  • ESPN
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • General Cable
  • GE Aviation
  • Google
  • Great American Insurance Group
  • Hershey's
  • KAO Brands
  • Kellogg's
  • Kroger
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Limited Brands
  • Macy's
  • Microsoft
  • NASA
  • Nestle Waters
  • Nielsen
  • Procter & Gamble
  • PwC
  • RiverPoint Investments
  • Scripps Network Interactive
  • Sherwin-Williams
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Toyota
  • Under Armour
  • United Way
  • U.S. Playing Card Company
  • Vantiv
  • Warner Music Group
  • Wright Patterson Air Force Base