Since 1972, the Joint Educational Project has been one of the most respected Service Learning institutions in the United States. Over the years JEP has been honored with numerous awards and recognitions for it's pioneering contributions to the field.
Each year 2,000+ USC students enroll in one of JEP's Service Learning Courses. The courses offered by JEP skillfully combine academic coursework with hands-on experience in the community surrounding USC.
By enabling students to learn firsthand about critical issues facing urban communities, JEP offers an authentic service-learning experience in schools, health-care facilities, agencies and community partners.
Joint Educational Project News
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Freshman Sophia Nguyen demonstrated to fourth and fifth graders how to…
Our primary Service Learning opportunties include
- Undergraduate Student Employment
- Graduate Student Employment
- JEP Mentors
- Teaching Assistants
- Mini Courses Instructors
- Special Assignments
- Readers Plus Jobs
- Shelter/Foster Care
- Project Read / Math Mentors
- Program Assistant
- Young Scientists Program
- California JusticeCorps Program
- Public Service Internship