Identify Your Skills

A female student sitting outside filling out an 'Identify Your Skills' form.

Now it's your turn! 

From the skills provided in Step 1, choose at least 4 – 6 you developed as a student. Feel free to download this page and then take a few minutes to write out examples for each. See the Examples and Accomplishment Statements handout to get you started.


  • Coursework you have taken.
  • Class projects/research.
  • Internships, part-time jobs and volunteer work you have done.



Example:  Design and Planning Skills

Example:  Designed innovative advertising materials for Annual School of Social Work Fair which contributed to a 25% increase in attendance from the previous year.























Step 2: Research