In the following activity, you will sample several self-assessment surveys to gain insights about your personal identity, values, educational goals, and career goals. By better understanding the interconnections, you are in a better position to make solid college and career choices. This activity will help you examine several surveys that help you self-assess personal identity, values, and interests. You will also explore educational goals and/or career paths that match your personal identity, values, and interests, using a self-assessment survey.
Self-Assessment Survey InstrumentsSURVEY INSTRUMENTDESCRIPTIONISEEK Career Cluster Interest Survey
ISEEK Careers / Minnesota Colleges and Universities
This online survey lets you rate activities you enjoy, your personal qualities, and school subjects you like. Then you can see which career clusters are a match for your interests.Values Clarification Questionnaire
InSite / Electric Eggplant
This online survey, in two parts, looks at the specific values of ambition, appearance, family, friendship, independence, wealth, education, freedom, happiness, privacy, security, honesty. A scorecard and interpretation are generated.Career Interest Survey
CheckOutACollege.com/ Community and Technical Colleges of Washington State
This online survey allows you to select activities you like to do, personality traits that describe you, and subjects that interest you. Auto results suggest one or more of sixteen career clusters that match your selections.