Thinking beyond graduation starts from day one

Student Professional Development Center

From their first year, students prepare resumes, create career plans and connect with employers.

  • Individualized instruction on careers, interviews, networking and resume writing
  • Specialized career offices in each undergraduate school support searches for internships and jobs
  • Online Elon Job Network and the robust Elon Network on LinkedIn provide connections with alumni and parents

One-year outcomes for the class of 2021

96%Graduates who were employed, in graduate school, completing fellowships or working for service organizations
94%Graduates who accepted positions related to their career goals
87%Graduates who completed internships

I formed so many incredible relationships with alumni
and others within the Elon network. They mentored me, provided invaluable advice, and, ultimately, offered opportunities that led to my employment.

Meghan Murray ’21
Major: Finance & International Business

I chose Elon because of its small class sizes, the study abroad program and the overall feel of campus. I studied abroad twice,traveled to 10 countries as a result, and made lifelong friends. I know that Elon has prepared me for what’s to come.”

Lindsey Schubert ’21
Major: Strategic Communications
& Media Analytics

Elon offered me the resources to search for professional opportunities. It also allowed me to be involved in many different organizations where
I was able to showcase my strengths and abilities.”

Marvin Lee ’21
Majors: Management