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finding your interest

Explore what your future career might be.  Find out in 5 different assessments!  Self-Assessments can help you know yourself better. And knowing yourself better can help you choose a satisfying job or occupational field to explore.


To take the interest profiler from California Colleges, please click here.


The California Career Zone has four different ways to explore and research careers.  Choose one of the following three assessments to learn more about yourself.

  • Quick AssessmentExplore jobs that best match your personality. Are you realistic, investigative, artistic, social, enterprising, or conventional? Find out with this quick assessment.
  • Interest ProfilerDiscover what your interests are, and how they relate to the world of work. The Interest Profiler helps you decide what kinds of occupations and jobs you might want to explore based on your interests.
  • Skills ProfilerWhat skills have you acquired through your jobs and other activities? The Skills Profiler can help you explore occupations that require your skillset.
  • Work Importance ProfilerWhat's important to you in a job? Discover how much you value achievement, independence, recognition, relationships, support, and working conditions in a job. Get a list of jobs that reflect your values.
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