Career Assessment

If you are not sure about your career interests or your college major, the Career Development Office offers the following assessment tools.

For any assessment, please contact the Career Development Office to receive the website as well as the user id and password to take these assessment tests as well as to set up a follow-up meeting with a Career Counselor.


Focus II
This on-line program is designed to help students discover career options through an understanding of a variety of assessments through exploration of one's interests & values; education & training; personality & live values; leisure preferences and finally, skills.

The cost is free to students and alumni. The program can be administered on any computer that has access to the Internet. Please call or e-mail for a password as well as to schedule a follow-up appointment with a Career Counselor to discuss the FOCUS II results.

Myers-Briggs
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) assessment is the most widely used personality assessment in the world. With a proven record of reliability spanning more than 50 years, it offers a foundation for understanding individual differences and applying that understanding to the ways people think, communicate, and interact. The assessment provides the basic MBTI four-letter typeVersatile and dependable, the MBTI tool sets the stage for lifelong learning and development.

These career assessment tools can be administered on-line to Benedictine students in order to help them determine their career interest (cost is free for current students and $10 per inventory for alumni).

Strong-Interest Inventory
For more than 75 years, the Strong Interest Inventory ® assessment has helped organizations attract and retain the brightest talent and has guided thousands of individuals—from high school and college students to mid-career workers seeking a change—in their search for a rich and fulfilling career.


Still the most respected and widely used career planning instrument in the world, the Strong now includes 30 Basic Interest Scales, 6 updated General Occupational Themes, 244 Occupational Scales (122 occupations), and 5 measures of personal style to help individuals discover their interests and chart a plan of action to achieve a satisfying life of work and leisure.


These career assessment tools can be administered on-line to Benedictine students in order to help them determine their career interest (cost is free for current students and $10 per inventory for alumni).

Student Life
BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY

Julie Cosimo, Ed. D. Director
Career Development
Phone: (630) 829-6040
Fax: (630) 829-6043
E-mail: career@ben.edu

Krasa C enter, Lower Level Room 010
5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m