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Résumés and Cover Letters

A résumé is a professional introduction of yourself that clearly and concisely describes your skills and qualifications as they relate to the position you are trying to obtain. A résumé will not get you a job, but a well-written résumé is key in securing an interview.

View the Resume and Cover Letter Guide

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Below are examples of resumes for different fields and majors:

KSC Students and Alumni - Log in to JobWISE and visit the Career Resource Library for an expanded selection of resume and cover letter resources.


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