The Center for Personal and Career Development offers two self-administered
assessments for career exploration:
Each assessment can be completed in about 45 minutes. Both assessments can be administered
electronically. Stop by the Center between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for the on-line
What is the Strong Interest Inventory?
The Strong is an assessment to help people increase their awareness of their general
interests and of possible activities and work that match those interests. It also
allows individuals to compare their interests with those of people already employed
in a wide variety of occupations. The SII uses a personality-based model for career
What is the Myers-Briggs Type Inventory?
The MBTI is a personality assessment that is useful for career and personal development.
The MBTI places an individual into one of l6 possible personality types. The assumption
is that certain types seem to enjoy certain kinds of work and activities. The MBTI
allows one to seek a best fit between personality and career. In addition, the MBTI
can be interpreted to reveal learning, leadership, and managerial skills.