Student Resume Focusing On Coursework Example

The following is a resume for a paralegal. This resume focuses on relevant coursework and leadership experiences.

Student Resume Focusing On Coursework Example

Hailey Sharpe
Home 555-555-5555 Cell 555-555-1234
456 Oakwood Terrace
Philadelphia, PA 12121


Sagamore College, Easton, NY
May 20XX
Bachelor of Arts in Government
Cumulative GPA: 3.8


Business Law Course, Business Department, Sagamore College
Fall 20XX-present

  • Analyze and brief cases with a business focus
  • Discuss and evaluate legal principles from an ethical perspective

Research Assistant, Sagamore
Fall 20XX-present

  • Collaborate with advisor, research team, and 123 School of Medicine
  • Conduct research regarding effects of steroids on activity level of rats
  • Use computer program to gather and analyze data
  • Present new findings in bi-monthly discussion with department

Sociology of Law Course, Sociology Department, ABC University
Spring 20XX

  • Researched case law dealing with social policy and the Supreme Court
  • Analyzed cases and produced final paper regarding social policy in court cases
  • Explained results and conclusions in a final presentation to fellow students


Resident Assistant, XYZ College
Fall 20XX-May 20XX

  • Served as mentor and leader to incoming students, provided sense of community for those living in dorms
  • Worked with staff members and campus safety to ensure safe and secure living environment


Produce Clerk, Food Market, ABC Town, MA
Summer 20XX-present

  • Trained new employees
  • Awarded “Employee of the Month” five times

Lifeguard/Pool Supervisor, Local Town Pool, ABC Town, MA
Summer 20XX-Fall 20XX


Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Lexis-Nexis, Adobe

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