Academic Programs

Career Interest Survey

The best jobs to have are those that interest you, things you like to do. There are lots of resources you can sift through, analysis you can go through and tests you can take, so we have provided an easy assessment for you to use as a way to help guide you in a direction. This is not meant to say "this is what you should be" but may give you some ideas of things you haven't thought of before.

Simply click all the options in each section below that best describe you. Choose as many or as few as apply and click Submit at the bottom. Your suggestions and list of possible programs you may like will be on the next page.

Section 1
Activities I like to do:
Make the best use of the earth's natural resources
Be outdoors in all kinds of weather
Learn how things grow and stay alive
Protect the environment
Operate machines and keep them in good repair
Hunt and/or fish
Plan, budget and keep records
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Nature lover
Creative problem solver
Self-reliant
Planner
Physically active
Earth Sciences
Life Sciences
Agriculture
Math
Chemistry
Section 2
Activities I like to do:
Read and follow blueprints and/or instructions
Perform work that requires precise results
Follow logical, step-by-step procedures
Work with my hands
Visit and learn from beautiful, historic, or interesting buildings
Picture in my mind what a finished product looks like
Solve technical problems
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Curious
Good at visualizing possibilities
Pay attention to detail
Good at following directions
Patient and persistent
Drafting
Electrical trades/Heat, AC & Refrig./Technology Education
Math
Construction trades
Physical Sciences
Section 3
Activities I like to do:
Design brochures and posters
Read and write
Use video and recording technology
Perform in front of others
Perform creative, artistic activities
Use my imagination to communicate new information to others
Play a musical instrument
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Curious about new technology
Good communicator/good vocabulary
Determined/tenacious
Creative and imaginative
Relate well to feelings and thoughts of others
Art/Graphic design
Journalism/Literature
Speech and Drama
Music
Audiovisual Technologies
Section 4
Activities I like to do:
Create reports and communicate ideas
Work with numbers and detailed information
Work with computer programs
Perform routine, organized activities but can be flexible
Make business contact with people
Plan my work and follow instructions without close supervision
Be the leader in a group
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Practical and logical
Responsible
Organized
Tactful
Patient
Math
Accounting
Economics
Computer Applications/Business & IT
English
Section 5
Activities I like to do:
Handle several responsibilities at once
Communicate with different types of people
Direct and plan activities for others
Help people overcome their challenges
Go to school
Acquire new information
Help others with their homework or to learn new things
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Friendly
Innovative/Inquisitive
Helpful
Decision maker
Good listener
Social Studies
Psychology
Language Arts
Science
Math
Section 6
Activities I like to do:
Have a framework of rules by which to operate
Take pride in the way I dress and look
Make predictions based on existing facts
Handle money with accuracy and reliability
Work to meet a deadline
Analyze financial information and interpret it to others
Work with numbers
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Self-confident
Orderly
Methodical or efficient
Trustworthy
Logical
Accounting
Banking/Financial Services
Economics
Math
Business Law
Section 7
Activities I like to do:
Plan activities and work cooperatively with others
Analyze information and interpret it to others
Negotiate, defend, and debate ideas and topics
Perform a variety of duties that may change often
Be involved in politics
Work with details
Travel and see things that are new to me
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Competitive
Problem solver
Good communicator
Well organized
Service minded
History
Language Arts
Foreign Language
Government
Math
Section 8
Activities I like to do:
Help sick people and animals
Respond quickly and calmly in emergencies
Work under pressure
Participate in health and science classes
Follow guidelines precisely and meet strict standards of accuracy
Make decisions based on logic and information
Work as a member of a team
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Compassionate and caring
Patient
Conscientious and careful
Good at following directions
Good listener
Chemistry
Language Arts
Biological Sciences
Occupational Health classes
Math
Section 9
Activities I like to do:
Investigate new places and activities
Have a flexible schedule
Learn about other cultures
Organize activities in which other people enjoy themselves
Communicate easily, tactfully, and courteously
Work with all ages and types of people
Help people make up their minds
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Works well with others
Self-motivated
Slow to anger
Tactful
Outgoing
Food Services
Language Arts/Speech
Marketing
Social Sciences
Foreign Language
Section 10
Activities I like to do:
Listen to other people's viewpoints
Think of new ways to do things
Participate in community services and/or volunteering
Work with people from preschool age to old age
Care about people, their needs, and their problems
Help people be at their best
Make friends with different kinds of people
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Caring
Non-judgmental
Good communicator/good listener
Uses intuition and logic
Non-materialistic
Finance
Family and Consumer Sciences
Psychology/Sociology
Foreign Language
Language Arts
Section 11
Activities I like to do:
Reason clearly and logically to solve complex problems
Adapt to change
Work with computers
Read technical materials and diagrams and solve technical problems
Concentrate for long periods without being distracted
Use machines, techniques and processes
Play video games and figure out how they work
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Logic/analytical thinker
Good concentration skills
Persistent
See details in the big picture
Precise and accurate
Computer Tech/Applications
Science
Graphic Design
Math
Communications
Section 12
Activities I like to do:
Work under pressure or in the face of danger
Be in positions of authority
Observe and analyze people's behavior
Interact with other people
Debate and win arguments
Make decisions based on my own observations
Respect rules and regulations
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Community-minded
Dependable
Optimistic
Adventurous
Decisive
Psychology/Sociology
First Aid/First Responder
Language Arts
Law Enforcement
Government/History
Section 13
Activities I like to do:
Do routine, organized and accurate work
Use hand and power tools and operate equipment/machinery
Put things together
Apply math to work out solutions
Work with my hands and learn that way
Perform activities that produce tangible results
Visualize objects in three dimensions from flat drawings
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Observant
Coordinated
Practical
Step-by-step thinker
Physically active
Math/Geometry
Physics
Trade and industry courses
Chemistry
Language Arts
Section 14
Activities I like to do:
Be in charge
Persuade people to buy products or to participate in activities
Shop and go to the mall
Give presentations and enjoy public speaking
Take advantage of opportunities to make extra money
Make displays and promote ideas
Communicate my ideas to other people
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Persuasive
Enthusiastic
Self-motivated
Creative
Competitive
Business Education/Marketing
Math
Computer Applications
Language Arts
Economics
Section 15
Activities I like to do:
Interpret formulas
Figure out how things work and investigate new things
Pay attention to details and help things be precise
Work in a laboratory
Experiment to find the best way to do something
Find the answers to questions
Explore new technology
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Methodical
Objective
Inquisitive
Mechanically inclined
Detail oriented
Science
Technical Classes/Technology Education
Math
Electronics/Computer Networking
Drafting/Computer Aided Drafting
Section 16
Activities I like to do:
Solve mechanical problems
Drive or ride
See well and have quick reflexes
Anticipate needs and prepare to meet them
Travel
Design efficient processes
Move things from one place to another
Personal Qualities: Subjects I like:
Coordinated
Mechanical
Planner
Realistic
Observant
Math
Economics
Physical Sciences
Trade and Industry courses
Foreign Language

 

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