What do I want to be when I "grow up"?
If you need ideas on what careers may be best suited for you, or you'd like confirmation on one you've been considering, then taking a Career Assessment may fit your needs. Some career tests look at one specific area such as your personality, interests, skills, or values. Other assessments, like the Maricopa Career Planning System are more comprehensive and cover several areas.
Try the links below for some free career assessments. Remember that these are not "all knowing." They are just a starting ground to generate potential careers for further exploration. You can follow up and get additional assistance by calling Academic and Career Advisement - (480) 423-6539 or stopping by in SC118.
Maricopa Career Planning System is a comprehensive online system that helps college students and other adults plan for a career. With this free system, you can complete career assessments, research occupations, search educational programs and develop a resume and create a portfolio. This is a great place for students and career changers to start exploring options.
Jung Typology Test
This test is based on the Jung-Myers-Briggs typological approach to personality. You will discover your type formula, strength of the preferences, and type description. It may help you to identify your general life style and your style in certain fields of activity (business, love, education, communications, conflicts).
Knowing your "type" unlocks powerful insights that help you understand yourself and others as never before.
The Princeton Review Career Quiz
Take this 24-question quiz that asks easy stuff about you, and then we'll analyze your answers to determine your most likely interests and work style. With this information, we'll help guide you to careers that would likely suit you—and, more importantly, that you'd enjoy! Designed to determine your Holland Interest code and relate it to occupations.
Transferable Skills Survey
Find out skills you have that may transfer to other careers and occupations.
The Transferable Skills Checklist
This exercise will help you recognize skills you have.
Complete this exercise to find out the work values you most want in a job or from an employer.