Resume Examples & Tips by Military Branch

For those who have served or are currently serving in the military the resume process can seem like a difficult and daunting task based on your many different expertise areas and global outreach. Presenting your transferable skills will be an important part of you becoming a professional and University Career Services is here to help.

The military has its own way of communicating that is sometimes difficult for those not associated with the military to understand. Take a look at Military Crosswalks produced by O*Net to assist you in translating military jargon into more familiar civilian terms. Below are examples of resumes for the four military services and one representing ROTC:

Air Force Example

Army Example

Marine Corps Example


Navy Example

ROTC Example