Helpful Resources

Here are additional resources to help you continue your journey of finding a career you love.
Books

Finding Your Element: How to Discover Your Talents and Passions and Transform Your Life
By Sir Ken Robinson

Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation
By Parker Palmer

StrengthsFinder 2.0
By Tom Rath

The Power of Uniqueness: How to Become Who You Really Are
By Arthur F. Miller Jr.

What Color Is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
By Richard N. Bolles


Personality, Strengths, and Aptitude Evaluations

Big Five Personality Test
CliftonStrengths Assessment
Campbell™ Interest and Skill Survey (CISS®)
Johnson O’Connor Research Foundation Aptitude Testing
Keirsey Temperaments Assessment
Myers Briggs Type Indicator® Assessment
Strong Interest Inventory® Test


Occupational Search Engine and Informational Website

O*NET OnLine

Want to Speak with Us About Finding a Career You Love?

If you would like to speak with someone to help you think about starting a career or making a career change, we encourage you to reach out to one of our counselors. They would be happy to talk to you about finding a career you love and helping you consider if pursuing education might be a worthwhile step along that journey.

Speak with one of our Graduate admissions counselors at (619) 329-6799 or by clicking here.

Speak with one of our Undergraduate admissions counselors at (619) 849-2273 or by clicking here.