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July 16, 2021

What do I put for expected graduation on my resume?

What do I put for expected graduation on my resume?

Your expected graduation date should be placed next to your degree or diploma, within the education section of your resume. When you’re still studying, this section should sit above your job experience. These sections will be reordered, with experience on top of education, once you enter the workforce.

How long does it take a recruiter to review a resume?

six seconds

Do I have to put my graduation date on my resume?

Laura Slawson, certified professional resume writer and owner of The Creative Advantage, agrees that including your graduation date is gratuitous, unless you’re applying for an entry-level position. If you have five to seven years of experience, put your education at the bottom of the resume with your graduation date.

What does the second page of a resume look like?

Formatting Guidelines Add a header to the second page to identify it as part of your resume. Include your full name and phone number and the label “Page 2.” Use a smaller font for the header than you used for the rest of the resume. Make sure the page break does not occur in the middle of a section.