Resumes and cover letters are essential components of professional development. SHP Career Services is always available to assist students in developing and perfecting these documents. To begin the process of creating your resume or cover letter, check out for instructions example documents. See below for health professions specific resume examples:

Undergraduate Programs:

Graduate/Professional Programs:

Guide to Cover Letters (PDF)


Need help creating bullet points? Check out this resource:

Writing Bullet Point Statements (it’s the second to last dropdown at the bottom of the page)

Also, check out our list of Action Verbs and Adverbs

Health Care Student Organizations and Volunteer Opportunities

Looking to get more involved and develop your resume? Take a look at this list of Health Related Involvement Activities to get involved in or visit the Student Services Get Involved page.

Also, be sure to check Mizzou Orgsync to explore other student organizations.