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 
Winter Term                              M-TH 12-1 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

 

Sales Meet & Greet-Tues. Feb. 28 from 4:30-6:30 in Lakeside Meeting Rooms, Moseley

LSB Sophomore Success -The best way to prepare to engage with employers! Wed. March 1 from 5:30-8:00 in Moseley Center

Job & Internship Expo Thurs. March 2 from 2:00 - 5:30 pm in the Alumni Gym

Employer registration  

News

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. 

Career Moves: Where do you belong? With help, Elon senior navigates the grad school application process

Emma Davidman ’17 found the help she needed at the Student Professional Development Center to successfully navigate the graduate school application process. ​

Career Moves: Elon Job Network helped cook up career path with Kraft Heinz

Rachel Cantlay '17 tapped into the Elon Job Network to land a tasty internship with Kraft Heinz. 

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. 

Coming Events

Sell Yourself: Successful Strategies for Upcoming Career Event - Feb. 27

LaRose Digital Theater, 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Sales Meet and Greet - Feb. 28

4:30 to 6:30 p.m. - Lakeside Meeting Rooms, Moseley

Career + Identity: Recognizing the Valuable Assets Diverse Identities Bring to the Workplace

Recognizing the valuable assets that underrepresented identities bring to careers is both important and empowering. This recognition is especially powerful when listening to experiences through the sharing of candid personal stories. Authentic storytelling can lead us to increased self-discovery while reassuring us that we're not alone on our journeys toward personal and professional growth.

First-ever Danieley Center Neighborhood community dinner to be held Feb. 28

The event will center on professional and career development.

John Galt Staffing on-campus interviews - March 1

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

Staples on-campus interviews - March 1

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

PepsiCo on-campus interviews - March 1

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

Peace Corps Panel Discussion & Information Session - March 2

McKinnon Hall, Moseley Center, 6-7 p.m.