Would you like to learn more about your personality traits and personal strengths to help you succeed in the workplace? Ever wondered what career pathway might be a good fit for you? Taking an assessment can be a great first step in career discovery and planning!

Schedule an appointment with Career Services to review your results. Many questions and possibilities may surface throughout your career exploration process.

View more information and pricing for each assessment offered by Career Services.

Career Assessments

  • FOCUS
    • FOCUS is a free online career assessment that assists students and alumni by suggesting careers that match their interests, skills, and work-related values. The system is a tool that helps explore and clarify various dimensions of your own personal preferences.
    • While taking the inventory go with your first thought and do not over analyze your response. Remember there are no "right" or "wrong" answers, so pretend as if there are no barriers.
    • Cost: Free!

     

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    (access code: goblue)

  • Myers-Briggs (MBTI)
    • Discover the aspects of your personality related to decision making and leadership style.
    • Relate this information to majors and career possibilities. 
    • Understand communication and learning styles of your personality type and use this to understand others.
    • Cost: $15
  • STRONG
    • Proclaimed the world's most trusted and widely used career planning tool.
    • Investigates six general areas related to interest.
    • Measures individuals' preference for several professional fields and ranks top occupations for each person based on compatibility.
    • Cost: $10
  • True Colors
    • Learn more about your personality style, as well as how you come across to others during group interactions. 
    • Enhance your relationship, communication and problem solving skills.  
  • CliftonStrengths
    • Use the CliftonStrengths assessment (formerly Clifton StrengthsFinder) to maximize your potential in all areas of your life. Very helpful to career planning.
    • Learn ways to describe what you naturally do best; the assessment measures your natural patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving, so when you're done you'll have discovered your talents.
    • Cost: $20

Career Services

280 -
Fairlane Center North (FCN)
Phone: 
313-593-5020
Fax: 
313-593-3705
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