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Career Resources for Engineers and Computer Scientists

These DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Career Preparation documents will help you develop your resume, cover letter and interviewing skills as you apply for internships, research assistantships or permanent career positions.

Resume Writing

Cover Letter Writing

Job Interviews

Resume and Cover Letter Samples

For more information about resumes and career preparation, contact:

Leandra Aburusa, Student Support Services Coordinator, College of Engineering or 208 426-4432

or the Boise State Career Center

Note: The DIY Career Preparation materials were developed by Karen Carleton, M.Ed., and Jacquie Daniel as part of an instructional design course in the Boise State Instructional and Performance Technology program in fall 2007. The resume samples were developed by Karen Carleton, with support from Leandra Aburusa. Some of the resumes and formats were inspired by samples in the magazine Job Choices for Science, Engineering and Technology Students, published by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). The NACE Web site is another useful resource for students.