Match Your Interests to Occupations

Before you choose a career or start a job search, you should know which careers match your personality. Picking the right job increases your chances of future job satisfaction and career success.

You should know what kinds of activities are interesting to you. You’ll use this list of activities to help you explore careers.

How to use an interest assessment.

Taking an interest assessment can help you understand which careers might be the best fit for you. An interest assessment will give you a broad list of career options that match your interests.

The Match Your Interests to Occupations (pdf) exercise is a short interest assessment.

Each letter matches an interest group.

Online Interest Resources