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

Communications majors prep for future at internship and career expo

The 2018 Communications Internship Showcase & ePortfolio Review drew 35 organizations to the School of Communications to meet with students seeking internships, employment opportunities and career advice.

Elon students attend MLB Winter Meetings in Orlando

Led by Assistant Professor Mark Cryan, seven students attended the four-day event that drew representatives from all 30 Major League Baseball teams and their 160 minor league affiliates. Among those on hand were several Elon alumni now working in professional baseball.

Career Moves: Work to stand out as a physician assistant studies applicant pays off 

After graduation in May, Hannah Winchell will begin a physician assistant studies program at Chatham University, and attributes her success to the advice offered by professionals who work in the Student Professional Development Center. 

Bryan Anderson ’18 lands post-graduate internship with USA Today

The journalism and media analytics double major will spend this summer at the news organization’s Washington, D.C., bureau located two blocks from the White House.

SPDC offers career-planning advice for seniors

The Student Professional Development Center offers great career planning tips, suggestions, and resources with seniors.

Career Moves: Hollywood agency opens its doors to Elon alum

Zachary Bocian ’17, a native of Yorktown Heights, New York, turned to staff members in the Student Professional Development Center to prepare for interviews and develop a strategy for success during one of the most stressful times of his undergraduate experience.

Coming Events

Baker Tilly On-Campus Interviews - Feb. 28

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140. 

Application deadline Feb. 22

RSM Externship - Pathways - March 1

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center. 

Deadline to apply is Feb. 19

Relias On-Campus Interviews - March 1

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center. 

Deadline to apply is Feb. 21.

Key Risk Management Services On-Campus Interviews - March 1

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

Geller & Company On-Campus Interviews-March 1

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

Kaplan LSAT prep class - March 1

6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays through May 17 in the Student Professional Development Center Moseley 140

Comm Career Trek - March 2

Greensboro & Winston-Salem 1:30 to 7:30 pm

PricewaterhouseCoopers On-Campus Interviews - Feb. 16 

Held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

Resume Submission Deadline Feb. 16