We have redesigned the Career Finder Click Here to Try It Career Interest Survey Career Interest Survey Directions: This form can assist you in determine what type of person you are and that interest that you have. After completing the form, a summary of your interest and some potential majors/careers will be returned. BASIC INFO What kind of student are you? High School StudentCollege Student Other No Answer Why are you taking this survey? Preparing for CollegeChanging Careers Other No Answer How did you find out about this site? Guidance CounselorTeacher Web Search Link from another site No Answer PRACTICAL TYPE Please answer each question Yes or No Yes No I think I am practical and conventional. I sometimes have trouble expressing myself in words. I like working with objects more than ideas. I have popular political opinions. I think about new ideas or fads for a while before I try them. I usually can mend or repair things. I have ability for outdoor work. I use hand tools or machines skillfully. I can work where there is risk, danger, or adventure. I can perform activities that require physical coordination. I am interested in agriculture. I am interested in nature and/or adventure activities. I am interested in military activities. I am interested in mechanical activities. Characteristics of practical people: Select the traits that apply to you. Agreeable Money-minded Bashful Candid Informal Normal Honest Persevering Frugal Quiet Realistic Practical people leisure activities: Select the ones that interest you. Archery Flying Mountain climbing Auto repair Fly tying Pet training Athletics Gardening Skin diving Motorcycling Hiking Water skiing Farming Machine shop work Wood working Fishing Metal scupture Whittling INTELLECTUAL TYPE Please answer each question Yes or No Yes No I usually think through a problem before acting on it. I like working alone more than with a group of people. I like to see how things work by taking them apart and asking questions. I like to stay away from situations that have many rules to follow. I like to find my own solution to problems. I like to learn about myself and the world around me. I search through many possibilities for a solution. I try to create ways of doing a job. I get so involved in an activity that I lose track of time. I can solve complex problems. I am interested in science. I am interested in mathematics. I am interested in medical science. I am interested in research. Characteristics of intellectual people: Select the traits that apply to you. Logical Self-sufficient Humble Careful Thoughtful Exact Judgmental Introspective Sensible' Investigative Experimental Reticent Intellectual people leisure activities: Select the ones that interest you. Artifact collecting Chess playing Model making Abstract art Folklore Nature hikes Anthropology Fossil collecting Philosophy Astrology History Reading Bird watching Laboratory Travel Butterfly collecting Experimenting Cave exploration Mineral collecting CREATIVE TYPE Please answer each question Yes or No Yes No I prefer to make my my own plans for a project than to be given plans. I like to create things that are different. I like to be independent. I prefer to express myself in writing or through art rather than through speaking. I like privacy when I am creating. I can create the new, the unusual. I can express myself through drama, art, music, or writing. I can design clothes, furniture, ceramics, or posters. I can write creatively. I have ability in music or drama. I am interested in music. I am interested in dramatics. I am interested in art. I am interested in writing. Characteristics of creative people: Select the traits that apply to you. Complex Spontaneous Independent Disorganized Imaginative Artistic Demonstrative Impractical Nonconforming Impressionable Impetuous Visionary Creative people leisure activities. Select the ones that interest you. Basketry Decorating Painting Cartooning Dramatics Percussion Carving Flower arranging piano Ceramics Flower growing Poetry Crafts Guitar playing Sculpture Creative writing Music composing Singing OUTGOING TYPE Please answer each question Yes or No Yes No I think most people are easy to get along with. I usually feel good about expressing myself verbally. I prefer solving a problem by discussing it rather than by analyzing it on paper. I think I am a very responsible person. I like being asked to take a Leadership role. I can easily meet people and make new friends. I can plan and host parties or entertain people well. I am skillful in helping people who have problems. I can lead a charity or benefit drive. · I am skillful in leading a discussion. I am interested in social science. I am interested in teaching. I am interested in medical service. I am interested in religious activities. Characteristics of outgoing people people: Select the traits that most apply to you. Sincere Unreserved Sympathetic A joiner Considerate Tactful Hospitable A peacemaker Sociable Enerous Warmhearted Understanding Outgoing people leisure activities: Select the ones that interest you. Bridge Golf Spectator sports Church activities Interest clubs Square dancing Civic activities Opera Theater Dancing Politics Travel Dominoes Quartet singing Volunteer service Fraternal clubs Scouting PERSUASIVE TYPE Yes No Please answer each question Yes or No I enjoy talking more than listening when in a group of people. I have no problem explaining my ideas. I like being in charge of activities. I often find myself trying to change someone's point of view. leg I am always ready to try something that hasn't been done before. I can sell things. I can operate my own business. I can manage a business for someone else. I can influence others to my point of view. I can compete with others in my work. I am interested in public speaking. I am interested in law andior sales. I am interested in merchandising and/or sales. I am interested in business management. Characteristics of Persuasive people: Select the traits that most apply to you. Adventurous Active Self-confident A go-getter Spontaneous Sociable Attention-getting Enthusiastic Popular Commanding Fun-loving Persuasive people leisure activities: Select the ones that interest you. After dinner speaking Hostessing Pottery Antique collecting Income tax service Raising plants Book writing Jewelry making Saddlery Furniture making Landscaping Selling Gun collecting Leathercraft Shoeing horses Horse breeding photography Taxidermy ADAPTIVE TYPE Please answer each question Yes or No Yes No I like to know exactly what is expected of me in a new situation. I would like to be part of a large well-established organization. I would rather be given directions than to figure them out for myself. I need to understand things that are going on around me. I can usually keep my cool and not lose my temper in times of stress. I can do office work well. I can keep records of my own expenses. I can organize and set up files. I can work in a routine work setting. I can use office machines. I am interested in office practices. I am interested in accounting. I am interested in finance. I am interested in business education. Characteristics of Adaptive people: Select the traits that most apply to you. Conventional Reasonable Reliable Responsible Organized Calm Careful Productive Compliant Obliging Practical Adaptive people leisure activities: Select the ones that interest you. 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