Career Management Center

Information for Students, Alumni, Veterans

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Military Veterans

The Military-to-Civilian Resume
Military experience provides opportunities to develop a range of skills, many of which transfer to civilian jobs. Once you begin targeting jobs, you’ll want to write a resume that includes your military experience described in terms readily understood by someone without a military background.

Avoid using military jargon, abbreviations and acronyms. Focus on the skills you developed in leadership, communication, teamwork, management, supervision, training, translating, coordinating, planning, monitoring, and organizing. These are among the many transferable skills gained through military experience.

Please contact the SE Career Management Center for any of the above listed services:  580-745-2270.  

The following are resources that can help you translate your military experience into terms familiar to civilian employers:


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