Academic Support

Career & Employment

 

Career Assessment

 

FOCUS 2

 

https://www.focus2career.com/Portal/Login.cfm?SID=1375

FOCUS 2 is an online resource that combines self-assessment, career and major exploration, decision making and action planning. Students' assessment results are matched to career options and majors/programs offered at Cowley. FOCUS 2 guides students through a reliable career and education decision making model to help them select their majors, make informed career decisions and take action.

 

 

Learning Express

Learning Centers (elementary through college levels) plus computer skills, GED and new workplace skills training. Looking to land a job? The Job and Career Accelerator will identify strengths and weaknesses, help with resume writing, and even monitor postings on job boards.

 

http://www.careertech.org/student-interest-survey
The Career Clusters Interest Survey is a career guidance tool that allows individuals to respond to questions and identify the top three Career Clusters of interest based on their responses. This pencil/paper survey takes about fifteen minutes to complete. The survey can be printed out -- it is not electronic. The survey is available in English and Spanish. It many be used for educational purposes only.

 

http://www.nycareerzone.org/text
Career Zone is the place to learn about your skills and talents and to explore careers.  It offers a short assessment to determine your Holland Code and matches your code to a list of occupations.

 

http://www.myfuture.com
At MyFuture.com you can take the 60-question Work Interest Quiz to find out your work style (Holland Code).  You will be given a list of occupations that people with your work style may enjoy.

 

http://personalitytype.com
Take this online test to discover your Myers Briggs “type”.

 

http://www.keirsey.com
The Keirsey Sorter will help you determine your temperament/personality type based on the Myers Briggs Type Indicator.