Elon's Office of Career Services assists students and alumni in understanding their career-related interests, individual preferences, strengths and values. The staff engages students in best practices in individual professional development and helps them secure employment and graduate program admission at their top choices.
Speciality Career Offices operate in two of Elon's four undergraduate schools. Students majoring in education, and the arts and sciences work directly with career advisors in the Office of Career Services.
Maggie Liston '16 has known since high school that she wanted to incorporate the French language into her career plans, and with guidance from Student Professional Development Center staff, she found an internship this summer in New York City with the French Embassy.
Seniors: Concerned about Life after Elon? Not sure you know how to balance your budget, find your first apartment or navigate the confusing world of insurance? Then you may want to sign up for this class in the winter or spring.
The North Carolina Career Development Association recognized the associate director of Elon's Career Services for her contributions to career development both in the state and around the region.
Study USA is launching a summer internship program in Alaska starting this upcoming summer 2014.
A Thursday afternoon event hosted by the Student Professional Development Center provided opportunities for students to network with corporate recruiters in search of talented employees.
Gabriela "Gabby" Szewcow '13 discovered a passion for media relations and used resources through the Student Professional Development Center, along with advice from faculty mentors, to land a job in New York City.
Mark your calendars now for the Professional Discovery Week in the spring.
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. in McEwen, Studio B
3:30 - 5 p.m. in Moseley 215
4:30 - 6 p.m. in Koury Business Center 101
6:15 - 7:15 p.m. in McKinnon Hall
4:15 - 5:15 P.M. in McKinnon Hall
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. in Koury Business Center 101
6-7 p.m. in McKinnon Hall