Need help deciding on a major or making career decisions? The Office of Internships & Career Development offers two online career assessment tools that can help you gain a better understanding of your interests, values, skills and personality!
Focus is a self-paced, online career and education planning tool for use by college students and alumni. It will enable you to self-assess your career relevant personal qualities and explore career fields and major areas of study that are most compatible with your assessment results. People who use FOCUS make better decisions about their goals and plans and learn how to self-manage their careers.
Start using FOCUS today to learn about yourself and your career ideas through your own interests, values, personality, skills, and leisure activities. Click here to register a free account. The registration password is "saints."
Strong Interest Inventory
The Strong Interest Inventory® is a powerful tool to help you brainstorm ideas about education & careers. The assessment measures your INTERESTS, not your skills or abilities. You can take the Strong Interest Inventory® by making an appointment with a Career Advisor at the ICD office: ADM 230, 617-735-9930, firstname.lastname@example.org. Meet with the Career Advisor for instructions and to obtain the required password.
ICD Lending Library
Our office has an excellent selection of books and paper directories for student and alumni use. Books include information on major choices, career exploration, job searching (resumes, letters, interviews, etc.), graduate school, and life after college.