must we indicate class rank on resume?

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must we indicate class rank on resume?

Postby Anonymous User » Sat Jul 13, 2013 4:20 am

so i dont know my class rank

i know my gpa

do we have to ahve that?


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Postby Myself » Sat Jul 13, 2013 4:51 am

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Re: must we indicate class rank on resume?

Postby Bikeflip » Sat Jul 13, 2013 5:55 am

ajax adonis wrote:You can put anything or not put anything you want on your resume as long as it's not misleading. You can leave your entire GPA off if you want. It's up to you. Not nobody can tell you what to do with your resume.

Though keeping your GPA off may cause your reader to assume it's worse than it actually is.

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Re: must we indicate class rank on resume?

Postby A. Nony Mouse » Sat Jul 13, 2013 12:30 pm

Besides, if your school doesn't give out class ranks, generally you're not allowed to estimate and put one on there. (If you put one on, it implies it's an official rank given by the school, which is a problem if your school doesn't release them.)

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