Self Assessments

What makes you tick? Which careers should you explore in more depth? How do you compare to others in the workplace? Use the resources below to help unlock some answers. Just keep in mind, these tools are for introspection—nothing can define you or tell you what the perfect career path is!

16 Personalities

Using the NERIS Type Explorer, you can get a concrete, accurate description of who you are and why you do things you do, for free. The results will give you insights into your career paths, workplace habits, strengths & weaknesses, romantic relationships, and friendships.

16 Personalities

My Next Move

Your interests can help you find careers you might like to explore. The more a career meets your interests, the more likely it will be satisfying and rewarding to you.

My Next Move - O*Net Interest Profiler

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) - Form M

The MBTI Form M is offered to students required to complete it as part of their coursework. Please follow your professor's instructions regarding this assessment. See a sample report.

MBTI - Form M

The MBTI assessment has helped millions of people worldwide gain insights about themselves and how they interact with others—and improve how they communicate, learn, and work. It provides a powerful framework for building better relationships, driving positive change, harnessing innovation, and achieving excellence.

Strong Interest Inventory

The Strong Interest Inventory & Assessment is one of the world's most widely respected and frequently used career planning tools. It helps match your interests with possible career options. This is free for Eckerd students and alumni. See a sample report.

If you are taking the Strong for a class, please follow your professor's instructions.

If you are taking the Strong as an individual student or alumni, please contact Career Services at to get set up.

Learn more on how to choose a career based on interests in this video.

Strengths Quest

What are your top 5 strengths (that you probably never knew you had)? This tool gives students and alumni the opportunity to develop strengths by building on their greatest talents-- the way in which they most naturally think, feel, and behave as unique individuals. Grounded in Positive Psychology and the Clifton StrengthsFinder, StrengthsQuest has helped more than 2 million people at 600 schools and universities.

Strengths Quest - $11.99


DiSC Classic 2.0 Online Profile can help people at all levels understand their preferences, strengths, and growth areas, appreciate personal diversity, develop a common language to discuss personal styles, create a dialogue about personal preferences, frustrations, and differences, relate to those around them. See a sample report.

DiSC Classic 2.0 Online Profile - $59.25