Discovering Yourself

Discovering Majors & Careers

Puzzled? A Handbook for the Undecided Student (PDF format)

The Puzzled book has a short personality quiz, skills section, work values, and other self assessments

Explore Majors at UMF

UMF Catalog

Learn more about the majors and introductory courses offered by UMF

Jung Typology Test

This Personality Test is based on Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ typological approach to personality

 Career Exploration – Career Pyramid

A comprehensive approach to learning more about yourself and finding a career

Learn How to Become

Search career paths and learn about the steps required to start a career in a variety of areas.

What Can I Do With This  Major?

An alphabetical list of common careers

The Sokanu Career Test

Discover your perfect career in about
30 minutes.

 MyMajors.com

This online site  features a College Major Quiz or browse the list of college majors and the list of careers and job titles available

O*Net Online

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work

Job Shadow: Shadow Real People’s Jobs Online

Read real interviews from people as they talk about the jobs they do and the careers they have.

The Riley Guide

The Riley Guide is a comprehensive resource to job, career, and education information sources

 Occupational Outlook Handbook

The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe what they do, work environment, how to become one, pay, and more.

Career Decision-Making Difficulties Questionnaire

Skills Profiler

Use the Skills Profiler to create a list of your skills and match them to job types that use those skills

Other options:

Talk with Faculty or upperclassmen in majors of interest, sit in on a class, visit with a Career Counselor, get involved in a UMF Club or organization