As you start to consider career options best suited for your skills, interests, and personality, interest inventories are a great place to start. The Office of Career Services provides students access to resources such as the Campbell Interest and Skill Survey (CISS), Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, and “What Can I Do With This Major?” to help explore different career options. Want to learn more? Schedule an appointment with a member of Career Services to gather some additional insight regarding potential majors and careers.
Campbell Interest and Skills Survey
The Campbell Interest and Skill Survey (CISS) measures self-reported career interests and skills, using interest scales to reflect an individual's attraction for specific job-related areas.
The CISS utilizes parallel skill scales that provide estimates of a student's level of confidence in their ability to perform various occupational activities. Together, the two types of scales provide more comprehensive, richer data.Please contact the Career Services Team for the CISS.
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
Used by 89 Fortune 100 companies, the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator helps people to gain insights about themselves and how they interact with others. This personality assessment provides framework for building better relationships, driving positive change, harnessing innovation, and achieving excellence. The MBTI assessment is used for a wide range of applications, including team development, leadership development, and career planning and transition. Please contact the Career Services Team for the MBTI assessment.
This resource helps students plan more fulfilling lives by making well-informed decisions regarding education and careers. Whether you're deciding on an academic major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change, MyPlan is designed to help you explore options and provide clarity and insight into the decision-making process.
This web-based career exploration assessment helps users identify their work-related interests, focus on career search activities, and enables users to link their career interests to O*NET occupations. The O*Net Interest Profiler Short Form can be self-administered.
Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen career field, this site will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each specific major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Explore multiple majors to learn about a wide range of career opportunities.
Vault.com provides in-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work in an industry, company or profession — and how to position yourself to land that job. Search current jobs and internships, research a company, school or industry, get the inside scoop on what it's really like, and find the career advice you need to launch your career.