Franklin Pierce University students have the opportunity to apply classroom learning to the professional work environment through a partnership with C&S Wholesale Grocers. The C&S Scholars Program provides networking opportunities, internships, and a co-op pathway to employment after graduation.
This program fosters professional connections, hands-on learning, and access to the latest technology. Students work as part of a $25 billion sales operation that was ranked one of the ten largest privately held companies in the U.S. by Forbes.
Choose either the fall or spring semester to explore a paid internship at C&S in Keene. Pursue interesting, challenging, and meaningful work while contributing to the bottom line. This three-credit course allows you to explore a wide range of business functions, including:
After successfully completing an internship at C&S, you may be selected to join the competitive co-op program, which can lead to direct employment after graduation. You’ll spend an entire semester senior year working full time, which will count for three classes at Franklin Pierce—and a paycheck, too!
Upon completion of your undergraduate degree, this program can lead you directly into a successful career. Join the C&S team as full-time employee and receive tuition assistance to continue into graduate school after one year of employment.
Download an application and review the requirements.
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