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-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

Teacher fair draws crowd in McKinnon

K-12 school representatives gathered in Moseley Center on March 16 to meet and interview prospective teachers for professional positions at the Elon University Teacher Fair.

 

Career Moves: Fast-paced internships with Secret Service, on Wall Street help refine career focus

Hailey Richel '17 found the support she needed from the Student Professional Development Center as she pursued internships that have proved key to her career goals. 

Global Neighborhood Association tells stories at March House Dinner

Brooke Buffington of the Student Professional Development Center shared her story with students and asked them to think about their own stories.

New article offers widespread exposure for Elon’s Visual Transcript

The article written by Elon’s university registrar, assistant registrar, and a student researcher was published in this month’s National Association of Colleges and Employers Journal. It highlights research that the team conducted to better understand employers’ perceptions of the new credential. 

Communications majors prepare for future at internship and career expo

The INTERNow Communications Internship/Career Showcase attracted more than 30 employers to meet with School of Communications students seeking internships, employment and career advice.

Career Moves: Internship with Farmers Insurance grows into full-time position 

Spencer Neiman '17 used the support he found at the Student Professional Development Center to help him land an internship that translated into a full-time job. 

Coming Events

DC Public Schools Info Session - March 27

Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140, 5 to 6 p.m.

Summer 2017 Business Internships Orientation - March 29 

LaRose Digitial Theater, KOBC, 4:15-5:15

Northwestern Mutual on-campus interviews - April 7

Interviews all day- The Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

A Betterway Rent a Car Group on-campus interviews - April 7

Interviews all day- The Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

'B the Change: Benefit Corporations as a Force for Good in the World Event - April 11'

5:30 - 7:30 Lakeside Meeting Rooms

Summer 2017 Business Internships Orientation - April 13

LaRose Digital Theater, KOBC, 4:15 to 5:15 p.m.

How to Score an Internship, presented by Credit Suisse - April 13

Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140, 5:15 PM

AXA Advisors on-campus interviews - April 20

Interviews all day- The Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140