Your Resume Education Section presents "Your Resume Education Section." The education section of your resume needs to be formatted to emphasize your college education.


Hi, everyone. I'm Brian Krueger with and this is The Job Search Minute. The education section on your resume should be listed as the fourth section, after contact information, objective, and summary, but it should be listed before experience. List your degree, the date received, then on the next line list the name of the school and the location. List your GPA if it was greater than a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. You can round to the nearest 10. But also take note that if you don’t list your GPA, the resume reviewer will typically assume that you did not achieve a 3.0. You should also list relevant course work related to your career objective. (for the specific resume format and layout, please download the links at This has been The Job Search Minute, for more career information please visit

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