Resources and Services Available to Students Professionals in the Student Professional Development Center empower students with critical know-how, resources, and services that help them to achieve their career goals. The SPDC is open weekdays from 8-5 and schedules appointments for:
Resumes, cover letters, and personal statements
Career Assessments i.e. Myers Briggs, Strong, Strengths Quest, and MyPlan
Internship preparation and the for-credit registration process
on-campus student job opportunities
Choosing a major
Completing objectives for the College2Career professional development rewards program
Employment and graduate school preparation, resources, events, and opportunities
Creating or enhancing their LinkedIn profiles
- Employment opportunities
- Interviewing opportunities
- Employer Information
- Professional practices and business etiquette presentations
- Networking opportunities, and more.
The SPDC offers specialists for students with majors within; Elon College, the College of Arts & Sciences, Koury Business School, the School of Communications, and the School of Education.
Students can register for Transition Strategies - Courses for credit focused on career related issues and life after Elon.
Students have access to the Elon Job and Internship Network - hundreds of full and part-time, employment and internship opportunities, and online resources.
Students enage in conversations with the Elon Career Mentors on LinkedIn - a network of alumni, parents and friends of Elon who volunteer to assist students and alumni as they pursue their career goals.
Students utilize - Going Global - find information about international opportunities, cultures, employers, and employment processes