Both of these career assessments take about one hour to complete online.
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)This is a popular and reliable assessment identifying personality type and how it relates to careers. You will explore your preferred work tasks and working environments. It will also give you a description of your strengths and challenges in relation to occupations and interpersonal relationships. Developed in the 1940s, it is based on 16 personality types and will be a valuable tool in your career search.
Compares your interests to individuals who are employed in different occupations (on a scale of dissimilar to similar). Also gives you your Personal Style Scales in regards to work style, leadership style, approach to risk taking, and your learning environment preference.
1. Go online to take the tests.
|Using a web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc.)||https://online.cpp.com|
|Enter the following Login.||UVU|
|Enter the following Password.||wolverine|
|Leave the "User ID" blank unless you are returning to complete an assessment.||Click: LOGIN|
|From the menu, select the desired assessment.||Click: BEGIN|
2. Schedule an appointment to meet with a counselor to review the results. Call (801) 863-8425; the appointment takes about 1.5 hours.
3. Cost: Contact the Academic Counseling Center, or come in, to see if you qualify for free testing. Otherwise the cost is $10.00 for students, $15.00 for non-students. Payable at the
These assessments can be helpful for general information, but we recommend individuals make an appointment to visit with an advisor for further career counseling.