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

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.

Elon ranks #1 in North Carolina, top-50 in the nation for job placement

A new ranking by Zippia, a career services website, rates Elon among the nation’s best in employment 10 years after graduation.

 

SPDC welcomes 2018-19 SPDC Career Advising Fellows
Two incoming fellows will assist in all aspects of the Student Professional Development Center's operation, including, student professional development programming, events, advising, employer relations, and more!

 

Coming Events

SEI On-Campus Interviews - Oct. 23

Student Professional Development Center,  Moseley Center

Sophomore Success - Oct. 23

4:30 to 7:30 p.m. - Moseley Center, McKinnon Hall

MetLife Global On-Campus Interviews - Oct. 24

Student Professional Development Center, Moseley Center

Graduate & Professional School Fair - Oct. 24

3 to 6 p.m. - McKinnon Hall, Moseley Center

Peace Corps Info Session - Oct 24. 

6 to 7 p.m. Ward Octagon, Moseley Center

Horizon Media Info Session - Oct. 25

4:15 to 5:15 p.m., McEwen Communications Building 212

Nonprofit  Leadership Trek - Oct. 26

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Greensboro, NC

Engage Your Passions, Power Your Lives: Department of English Career Event - Nov. 6

4:15 - 6:15 p.m. Lakeside Meeting Rooms, Moseley