Student Professional Development Center



The Student Professional Development Center (SPDC) staff work hard to empower students with the critical know-how needed to achieve their career goals. Students seeking majors within Elon College of Arts & Sciences, the Koury Business School, the School of Communications, or the School of Education can find a specialist in who works in their field and can schedule appointments weekdays from 8-5, all year by calling (336) 278-6538 or dropping by during express drop-in hours.

  • Career assessments Myers Briggs, Strong, Strengths Quest, and MyPlan 
  • Choosing a major
  • College2Career professional development rewards program 
  • E-portfolios
  • Employment searches, employer and organizational research, materials prep, and interview practice
  • Graduate and professional school research, application and other materials prep, interview practice
  • Internship searches, materials prep, intterview practice, and internship for credit registration
  • LinkedIn profile review
  • Networking, making connections, and informational interview opportunities
  • On-campus employer Interviews and information sessions
  • On-campus student job searches, materials prep, and interview practice
  • Professional and passport photos
  • Professional etiquette discussions
  • Resumes, cover letters, and personal statements