Optional Resume Sections

If you find that you need additional space to fill up on your resume or simply want to display more sections and qualifications, check out these optional resume sections and figure out what else you should add.

Tips and examples are provided in each optional section:

  • Community Involvement
  • Additional Skills
  • Awards & Honors
  • Coursework & Credentials

But remember: Do not over-do. A good, easy-to-read resume layout with simplicity is key.

Keep your resume to the recommended number of pages as you will see in the final tips. Click on the link below.

After optional resume sections, review these Final Tips.

To review ALL sections, go back to Resume Outline.