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, 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

Going abroad? Thinking about going abroad? Think GoinGlobal 

Going abroad? Thinking about going abroad? GoinGlobal is a resource filled with information about cultural, professional, and social experiences or barriers you may have abroad. 

Career Moves: Internship helps jump-start Elon junior’s pursuit of journalism career

Bryan Anderson ’18 is supplementing his experience through a summer internship with one of the state’s largest newspapers by tapping into vital career tools at the SPDC.

SPDC Offers Big Interview, an online resource to help achieve interview success

The Student Professional Development Center provides free Big Interview access to students. Big Interview is an online software which helps students improve interview skills.

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.

Coming Events

PwC Sophomore Social - April 26

McKinnon Hall, Moseley Student Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Summer 2017 Business Internships Orientation - May 9

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