• KNOW YOURSELF

     

    The first step in beginning the search for colleges that would be a good fit for you is knowing yourself:  your personality, skills, interests, and what career fields and college majors could be a good fit for you.

     

    The following free sites/resources can help you do that:

     

    16 Personalities:  A Myers-Briggs Type Indicator that helps you understand your personality and what types of careers could potentially be good fits for someone with your personality type.

     

    Sokanu:  A career aptitude test

     

    O*Net Interest Profiler:  Find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work.  O*Net Interest Profiler helps you decide what kinds of careers you might want to explore.

     

    O*Net Skills Profiler:  Use the Skills Profiler to create a list of your skills and match them to job types that use those skills.