Resume Format

Telephone Number


OBJECTIVE To secure a position as (enter position name)
EDUCATION Queensborough Community College
The City University of New York, Bayside, NY
Associate in (Applied Science, Arts, or Science,) Curriculum, anticipated numeric month/year of graduation
Awards and Honors: Indicate type, numeric month/year
GPA: (if 3.0 or higher)
Membership: Indicate position, name of group, year(s)
EXPERIENCE (List your jobs in order beginning with the most recent experience include volunteer work and internships.)
Numeric Month/Year POSITION
Name of company, Town/City, State (use 2-letter abbreviation)
Provide a brief description of your job duties/responsibilities.
SKILLS (Include only those skills applicable to your abilities.)
List the software programs and systems you know.
List language(s) in which you are fluent, other than English.
List three or four adjectives that describe your strengths, i.e., Hardworking, Strong communication skills, Team player.
List position(s) held, name of organization, and dates of affiliation.
AFFILIATIONS List position(s) held, name of organization, and dates of affiliation.
INTERESTS List leisure-time activities: sports, cultural activities, and hobbies.


Keyboarding Instructions:

  1. Open Microsoft Word Document – Click File - Click New Document - Click Blank - OK
  2. To set margins – Click File - Click Page Set Up – Set all margins at 1” – Click OK – Proceed to enter information (tabs, spacing and paragraphs are automatically set)
  3. Font should be Times New Roman – Size 12
  4. To save document on a disk – Put disk in computer - Click File – Click Save As – OK

* Be sure to use the tab key. Do not use the spacebar between the headings and text.

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Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust CenterOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and ArchivesOpens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.