School of Communication

School of Communications
Student Professional Development Center 

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The School of Communications professionals empower communications students and alumni with professional guidance and critical know-how. Get help with writing strong resumes and cover letters. Understanding Myers Briggs, STRONG, and MyPlan Assessments, exploring career interests, abilities, values, and personality styles, Also, get assistance with choosing a major in Journalism, Strategic Communications, Communications Design, Media Analytics, Cinema & Television Arts, or Sport & Event Management.

Elon's Satellite SPDC Office is located in the McEwen Communications Building
Express drop-in appointments
Fall        Wednesdays & Thursdays 2-4 p.m.
Spring    Wednesdays & Thursdays 3-5 p.m.

Resumes and Self-Marketing

Career Resources 
College2Career Rewards Program

Career Advisor for Communications - Room 109 
Nagatha Tonkins, Director of Internships - Room 112

Student Professional Development Center
Main Office: The Moseley Center, room 140

Open Weekdays: 8-5 p.m. (336) 278-6538
Express drop-in apts. MSLY 140  2-4 p.m.

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Employment and Internship Oppportunities

In recent years, Communications majors have been hired at National Geographic, the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, NBC Dateline International, Chicago Hospital News, Dreamworks Pictures, CNN, MTV Networks, NFL Films, Comedy Central, E! News, ESPN, The Raleigh News & Observer, Ogilvy and Mather, The Faith and Politics Institute, The Washington Post, and more.

In addition to preparing students for the work world, the Career Services Office also works with employers to provide excellent candidates for full-time job opportunities.