Explore Self

What are your interests, values, abilities, strengths, past experiences, and personality type? Through self-assessment you can better understand how certain majors and careers may be a better fit for you. Isn’t it better to discover your interests now, while still in college, then to find out many years later when stuck in a career field that does not hold your interest? Exploring and learning more about yourself is usually the first place to start. This will help you eliminate careers you have no interest in pursuing.




VirtualJobShadow includes innovative tools and resources that blend technology with real-life career knowledge for 21st century learners. Features include; engaging video content, career interest assessments, and digital portfolio. This tool will help you get started in your career exploration and planning.



The purpose of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) personality inventory is to make the theory of psychological types described by C. G. Jung understandable and useful in people’s lives. The essence of the theory is that much seemingly random variation in the behavior is actually quite orderly and consistent, being due to basic differences in the ways individuals prefer to use their perception and judgment. Contact Career Services, 252.328.6050, to gain access to the MBTI assessment.

CFNC includes North Carolina specific resources on career exploration and fast growing careers.

The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. Central to the project is the O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. 



Take this free questionnaire and discover something new about yourself. This short assessment is based on your fundamental aspects of personality as defined by extensive psychological research. This test takes less than twelve minutes to complete and you will receive your results instantly.

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