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Student Professional Development Center

Overview of Services

The Office of Career Services offers resources to help students and alumni plan their career path. Professional staff members assist students with:

  • Self-assessment (exploring interests, skills, values, and personality preferences as related to career choice)
  • Exploration of internship opportunities
  • Choice of majors
  • Decisions about career and graduate school plans 
  • Creation of an action plan to help secure employment or graduate school admission

 Career Services also offers assistance with:

  • Resumes and cover letter development/critique
  • Portfolios
  • Employer research
  • Job and internship searches
  • Interview skills
  • Graduate program searches
  • Networking

Elon Career Services is now specialized, with career advisors dedicated to each school: Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Communications.
 
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