The goal of a career assessment is to help you evaluate and understand your knowledge, skills, interests and abilities– focused through the lens of your future career path. What are your strengths and weaknesses? What are your values? What interests you and which job would fit you best? What career best fits your personality?
Above all, a career assessment can help you with your career choices. It is intended not as much as a test of your abilities, but as a tool that will allow you to make the most of yourself, your education and your career. You will learn what kind of work environments and occupations suit you best, and what professions match your career personality. Wouldn’t you like to know which job would fit you best?
SIGI3 helps students and other job seekers create a career plan that's right for them.
SIGI3 integrates self-assessment with in-depth and up-to-date career information that is easy to use and provides individuals with a realistic view of the best educational and career options for their future success.
- Create an account and log into Sigi3 with your UC 6+2 credentials
MyPlan.com helps students and professionals plan more fulfilling lives by making well-informed decisions about their education and careers. Whether you’re deciding on what college to go to, choosing a major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change, MyPlan.com can help you explore options and bring clarity and insight into figuring out what’s right for you.
- For specific instructions on creating an account in My Plan, please contact Career Services.
The O*NET Interest Profiler can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work. You can find out what you like to do. The O*NET Interest Profiler helps you decide what kinds of careers you might want to explore.
My Next Move helps you answer the question, “What do you want to do for a living?” Using My Next Move, you can explore careers by industry, search by words that describe your dream career, or take an assessment based around questions about the type of work that you might enjoy.
Discover the best jobs for you with the powerful system of Holland career codes. This free test will identify your strongest career interest among six occupational themes: Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, and Conventional (a.k.a. RIASEC).
You'll discover your top interest area and what that means for you. You'll also learn how you scored in the other 5 interest areas. Finally, you'll see a list of suggested careers based on your interest profile.
This free personality test is based on Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ personality type theory.
Upon completion of the questionnaire, you will: Obtain your 4-letter type formula according to Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ typology, along with the strengths of preferences and the description of your personality type.
The VIA Survey was designed specifically to measure 24 character strengths in individuals. Character strengths are viewed as our positive personality in that they are our core capacities for thinking, feeling, and behaving in ways that can bring benefit to us and others.
- Click: Take the Free VIA Survey
- Complete the yellow REGISTER form on the right. On the form at the bottom, make sure you select “VIA Survey (Adult)”
- Then you’ll go through the survey, 120 questions in all. It should take about 10-15 minutes.
- At the end, you’ll hit COMPLETE SURVEY and be taken to a results page.
- IMPORTANT NOTE: You do not need to purchase any of the reports. Below the reports you’ll find a complete list of your 24 strengths and their explanations