School of Communication

Communications Majors

Professionals in the Student Professional Development Center (SPDC) welcome the opportunity to assist Elon Communications students and alumni in achieving their career goals. We invite you to make an appointment to polish your resume, strengthen your cover letter, or explore careers that fit your personality and interests.

Thirty-minute appointments can be made weekdays, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. by calling (336) 278-6538. If you are unable to make an appointment, we have 15-minute express drop-in hours Mondays and Thursdays, 2-4 p.m. - first come, first served. The communications career office is located in McEwen Communications Building 101.

SPDC School of Communications Staff









Amber McCraw, Assistant Director of Career Services, School of Communications

Ashley Pinney, Associate Director of Corporate Relations, School of Communications


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, Edelman, Dreamworks Pictures, CNN, Viacom, NFL Films, BBDO, E! News, ESPN, The Boston Globe, Ogilvy and Mather, Leo Burnett, 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.

If you are an employer interested in hiring Elon students and alumni, email Ashley Pinney, associate director of corporate and employer relations, at