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The Student Professional Development Center - Office of Career Services at Elon University provides assistance to students as they pursue a career in English. To schedule an appointment, call 278-6538 or come to Moseley 140 and ask to be scheduled with Sara Shechter, Assistant Director of Career Services for Arts & Sciences or René Jackson, Career Advisor for Graduate School Programs.


Need some guidance putting your RESUME together?  


NETWORKING for English

 Networking is the best way to develop relationships and gain information that will be helpful in your job search.  It is the most effective job search method!  Studies show that 70% to 80% of jobs are found through some form of networking.  So where do you begin?

View sheet with information about the networking process and available resources.


What can I do with this MAJOR?


Where are they now?

Have you ever wondered what happens to Elon students after graduation? In the map below, we give you a visual representation of the many places and opportunities English majors have pursued recently. View a text version.

Map key:

* The blue markers indicate the location of Elon English majors who have attained jobs.
* The yellow markers indicate the locations where English majors have completed internships.
* The red markers indicate the schools where English majors are pursuing graduate studies.

 Elon University Career Services: English Outcomes Map 2011-2013