Through the online tools listed below, and the assessment offerings at the UTSC Academic Advising & Career Centre, you can learn more about yourself and make wiser, more informed career decisions.
This tool helps you examine four aspects of yourself:
It is free to UTSC students and generally takes 20 to 30 minutes to complete. Remember, there are no right or wrong answers. When you complete the assessment, a 2-page report will be generated for you.
Develop insights into yourself and the world around you through these scientifically tested questionnaires, surveys, and scales. Click on "Questionnaires" on the top tab to see a range of assessments. The VIA Survey of Character Strengths is particularly relevant to self-assessment for the purposes of career planning and/or the job search.
This interest inventory can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work.
Self-assessment tools provided by the Government of Cananda.
A wide variety of suggested quick quizzes covering personality type, communication styles, and more.
The AA&CC also offers the following two standardized, formal assessment tools to help you with career planning. Connect with an AA&CC Career Counsellor to determine if either of these tools would be beneficial for you.
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator can:
The Strong Interest Inventory measures your interest in a broad range of occupations, work activities, leisure activities and school subjects. The Strong can:
The Strong Interest Inventory contains 291 questions and takes approximately 40 minutes to complete. The Basic Strong Profile Report costs $10.