Careers

Elon’s network of employers, alumni, parents and friends connect students to premier career opportunities. Employer Partners participate in career expos, workshops, and conduct on-campus interviews. Job postings, career advising, resume workshops, and mock interviews are also offered.

Career Services

 

Internships

Fulfilling Elon’s commitment in experiential education, the Student Professional Development Center connects students to opportunities with employers locally and around the world. Students earn credit toward their academic majors while enhancing their academic experience, personal development and professional preparation.

Your guide to a successful internship search

 

Graduate School

Empowering students to define and achieve their academic goals, career advisers assist students with school placement, admission letters, admissions tests, interviews and more. Elon graduates have been recruited by top schools around the country.

Your guide to a successful graduate search

 

Student Professional Development Center
SPDC Satellite Locations Drop-in Appointments:
Global Commons Third Floor    W 2-4 pm
Koury Business Center 106       M-TH 2-4 pm, W 6-8 pm 
McEwen Communications 101 M & TH 2-4 pm
Station at Mill Point Depot 109  M & T 5 -8 pm
SPDC Moseley Center Room 140
Drop-in Appointments M-F 2-4 pm
By Appointment  (336) 278-6538
Open Weekdays 8-5 pm, all year

 

News

Career Moves: Elon junior finds potential career sustaining the urban population 

Anna Baynes '18 turned to the Student Professional Development Center seeking help with a career path, with staff helping her explore work in sustainable agriculture. 

Now Showing: Film written, produced by Elon staff member premieres on Netflix

Brooke Buffington, associate director of career services at the Love School of Business, co-wrote and co-produced the film. 

Elon receives seven national rankings from the Princeton Review

The 2017 edition of “The Best 381 Colleges” guide recognizes Elon’s study abroad, career services, performing arts and several other programs.

Tips from the Student Professional Development Center

How parents can support their student during summer internships and jobs

Career Moves: A journey through personal and professional experiences

Elon senior Leah Reece credits community service, coursework and internships as the fuel that ignited her passion for clinical psychology and enhanced her Elon experience.

Career Moves: Paige Hullet '16 used SPDC resources to launch her career in acting

With guidance from faculty and staff in the Student Professional Development Center, strategic communications major Paige Hullett '16 combined her interest in public relations with a passion for acting to secure a summer internship with Davidson and Choy Publicity in Los Angeles.

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