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 2:30-4 pm, TH 10-11:30 am
Koury Business Center 106 M-TH 2-4 pm
McEwen Communications 109 M & TH 2-4 pm
McMichael Science Building 122A W 10-11:30 am
Station at Mill Point Depot 109 M 3-5 pm, T 4-6 pm, W 6-8 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

Tips from the Student Professional Development Center

How parents can support their student during summer internships and jobs

Career Moves: A journey through personal and professional experiences

Elon senior Leah Reece credits community service, coursework and internships as the fuel that ignited her passion for clinical psychology and enhanced her Elon experience.

Career Moves: Paige Hullet '16 used SPDC resources to launch her career in acting

With guidance from faculty and staff in the Student Professional Development Center, strategic communications major Paige Hullett '16 combined her interest in public relations with a passion for acting to secure a summer internship with Davidson and Choy Publicity in Los Angeles.

Career Moves: Track record of internships leads to prime job placement

Senior Morgan Smith used Elon's Student Professional Development Center her first year on campus to find a summer internship at a North Carolina software company. One thing led to another, and three years later, Smith is about to begin JPMorgan Chase's Corporate Analyst Development Program.

Sales-focused students take initiative at Sales Meet and Greet

The event connected students with 23 employers who were interested in recruiting Elon talent for internships and jobs.

Interested In Global Job and Internship Opportunities?

By visiting the GoingGlobal resource students can access country-specific career information as well as expert advice and insider tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad.

Coming Events

LSAT Prep Class to start in August

The class runs Aug. 28 through Sept. 20 and meets Sundays from 2-6 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-10 p.m.

 

Federal Work-Study Info Session - Aug. 30

4:30-5:30 p.m., Moseley Center, McKinnon Hall

Student Employment Fair - Aug. 31

3:30-5:30 p.m. | Moseley Center - McKinnon Hall

Ernst & Young Advisory Program Info Session - Sept. 8

6-7 p.m. | Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140

Prepare for BAP - Meet and Greet - Sept. 8

The session will be held 7 - 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 8. Learn strategies for engaging with employers.

Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Meet and Greet - Sept 12

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

Baker Tilly On-Campus Employer Interviews -  Sept. 13

Interviews held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center (SPDC) Moseley 140

Sell Yourself: Successful Strategies for engaging with employers - Sept. 13

Build your confidence by learning successful strategies to sell yourself and navigate employer networking events