Tips for Success

Create a Winning Resume and Cover Letter

These videos provide the essential ingredients to creating a resume that gets results.
Students and recent graduates click here to view video.

Resume and cover letter videos for job seekers with work experience.

  1. Introduction
  2. Headings
  3. Objective - Summary
  4. Work History
  5. Education
  6. Honors and Awards - Associations
  7. Community and Volunteer Experience
  8. Military History
  9. Formatting
  10. Having More than One Resume
  11. Cover Letters
  12. Summary


Essential Ingredients of a Great Resume
Your resume is your personal marketing tool. It must clearly communicate your qualifications to potential employers. Learn the key ingredients to a well-written resume and how to make yours stand out among the competition. The tip sheet below provides essential information for creating a winning resume.

Student/Recent Graduate Examples

Other Job Seeker Examples

Sample Summary Statements

Sample Accomplishment Statements


October is Manufacturing Month

This series of activities for high school students through adults showcases the importance of manufacturing in Lorain County.

Events include:
  • OH Makes@LCCC Conference
  • Think Manufacturing Student Expo
  • Mechatronics Information Session
  • "What Makes What in Lorain County
Click here for a complete list of events. 

Canvas Has Replaced ANGEL

Click here to learn more.   

Earn College Credit for Your Experience

Your professional, military or volunteer experience in an applied area may make you eligible to receive college credit. Click here to learn more.   


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Click here to learn more.  

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014, spring 2015, or fall 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge.