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
McEwen Communications 101  M & TH 2-4 pm, W 5-6:30 pm
Station at Mill Point Depot 109  M-TH 4:30-6 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

I Am Elon with Emma Ott ’19 

The finance and statistics double major works in the Student Professional Development Center, provides tutoring, leads admissions tours and mentors first-year students.

English Department hosts inaugural Career Event on Tuesday

With "ENGage your Passions, PoWeR your Lives!" Elon University's English Department joins forces with the Student Professional Development Center to host an inaugural career event designed for majors, minors and all students interested in the humanities. The event will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Lakeside meeting rooms from 4:15 to 6:30 p.m. 

Business students advance skills through internships

Students completed summer internships with employers such as BlackRock, EY, Dell EMC, Goldman Sachs, Hasbro, Johnson & Johnson, Major League Baseball, L’Oreal, Marriott, National Geographic, Nordstrom, PwC and Wells Fargo.

Elon earns top national marks in study abroad, career services and more in 2019 Princeton Review college guide

“The Best 384 Colleges” guide ranks Elon University as the #2 “best-run” college in the country.

 

SPDC staff use life-sized Chutes and Ladders for design thinking presentation at national conference 

Ross Wade and Brooke Buffington presented at the National Association of Colleges and Employers annual conference in New Orleans on June 6. 

Alex Mancuso ’19 selected for Scripps Howard internship program

The Communications Fellow, who is a double major in cinema and television arts and international studies, received a summer grant and scholarship.

Coming Events

Student Employment Fair- Feb 7.

3:30 to 5:30 p.m., McKinnon Hall

Apogee Adventures Information Session - Feb. 10

5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Ward Octagon, Moseley Center 105A

 

Student Professional Development Center Open House - Feb. 15

3 to 6 p.m., Student Professional Development Center, Moseley Center

Supervisor Appreciation Dinner - Feb.21

5-7p.m., McKinnon Hall F, Moseley Center

Sales Meet & Greet-Feb. 25 

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. McKinnon Hall

Job & Internship Expo-Feb. 26

2 to 5 p.m. , Alumni Gym