Chadron State College
Chadron State College

Resume Basics

Contact information: Full name, phone number, school and permanent addresses, email address, and phone number(s).

Education: School, degree, date of completion, honors, GPA if 3.0 or higher. If you haven’t received your degree, indicate your expected date of completion. In this section, you may want to list some of the related coursework you have completed to give the prospective supervisor a better idea of your expertise.

Experience: Include work history as well as non-professional experience. Internships, extracurricular activities, honors and awards and significant volunteer work are great additions.

Skills: List software programs, computer systems, office equipment with which you have experience.

Other categories: If relevant, include publications, awards, leadership positions, and other notable achievements.