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

Students engage in Sophomore Success career development event 

The event invited sophomore business students to participate in a program focused on building professional skills.

COE 310 Classes available for winter and spring

As you plan your schedule for Winter and Spring, consider signing up for a Transition Strategies (COE 310) course.

Career Moves: Relationship with SPDC mentor aids in securing two internships in nation's capital

Unsure how to find an internship opportunity, Elon University senior Steven Armendariz ’17 found that having someone to consult about the future made his internship hunt easier — and he gives much of the credit to the Student Professional Development Center. 

Golinski awarded grant for Sophomore Success career development program

Danielle Golinski is assistant director of career services for the Love School of Business. 

Students explore career opportunities at Sales Meet and Greet

The fall networking event connected more than 100 students with recruiters from a variety of organizations.

Career Moves: A ‘major’ shift and alumni connections help Elon student land spot in Capital One program

Jessica Womack ’17 leaned upon the resources of the Student Professional Development Center as she fine-tuned her academic and professional goals. 

Coming Events

Madison Square Garden Company Info Session - Dec. 1

1:45-2:15 pm in Schar Atrium

How to Network in The Sports Industry - Dec. 1

6 to 9 p.m. in Moseley Center 215

Need a Quiet Place to Study? Free Pizza, Snacks, Drinks and Massages - Dec. 8

621 E. Haggard Ave. - 3 to 10 p.m.

Arts & Sciences Career Trek to Raleigh - Jan. 24

Departing Moseley Center 140 at 9 a.m. return 5 p.m.

Spring Student Employment Fair - Jan. 31

3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in McKinnon Hall, Moseley Campus Center

How to navigate the workforce as a woman - Feb. 6

6 to 7 p.m. Isabella Cannon Room

Renting in New York Workshop - Feb. 7

12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Moseley 215

Sell Yourself: Successful Strategies for Engaging with Employers - Feb. 8

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