Career Interest Survey

This survey will be used to determine your future career and job interests at this point in your life.

Directions for Completing this Survey
Student Name: ____________________________________________________ Check all the boxes in each section that best describe you and what you like to do. Then, count up the total number of boxes checked in each section. Write the total in each box at the bottom of each section where it says “TOTAL # CHECKED”— it’s that easy! This will give you an idea of YOUR top 3 career clusters. Activities that sound interesting to me are: Helping people stay healthy Helping sick people Taking care of animals’ injuries and illnesses Studying anatomy and disease Helping with sports injuries Personal qualities that describe me are: Compassionate and caring Good listener Good at following directions Conscientious and careful Patient In my free time I would like to: Volunteering in a hospital Taking care of pets Working at being healthy School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do well in: Math Science Biology Chemistry TOTAL # CHECKED = Health & Medicine Activities that sound interesting to me are: Predicting the weather Predicting earthquakes Growing plants Studying rocks and minerals Raising animals Working in a chemistry lab Personal qualities that describe me are:

School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do well in: Math Geography Biology TOTAL # CHECKED = Agriculture Activities that sound interesting to me are: Reading or writing stories or articles Creating scenery for plays Designing advertisements Taking photographs Acting in a play or movie Listening to/playing music Personal qualities that describe me are: Imaginative Creative Outgoing Like using hands to create things Performer In my free time I enjoy: Working on the school newspaper Acting in a play Painting pictures. drawing School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do well in: Speech/drama Choir/chorus/band/orchestra Creative writing Art TOTAL # CHECKED = Arts & Communication .Like to solve problems Nature lover Physically active Observant In my free time I would like to: Hiking Go for a nature walk Experimenting with a chemistry set Watch Discovery channel.

Activities that sound interesting to me are: Putting things together Working on mechanical things Using math to solve problems Repairing electronic equipment Using tools Personal qualities that describe me are: Practical Like using my hands Logical thinker Good at following directions Observant In my free time I would like to: Build things Figure out how machines work Working on cars School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do will in: Math Physics Work experience TOTAL # CHECKED = Engineering & Technology Activities that sound interesting to me: Interviewing people Working with a computer program Making forms or banners Taking notes at meetings Being in charge of a group project Personal qualities that describe me are: Practical Independent Organized Like to use office equipment Like to be around people In my free time I enjoy: Being in a speech contest or debate Working with a computer Creating a business School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do well in: Computers Languages Math .

Economics TOTAL # CHECKED = Business & Management Activities that sound interesting to me are: Helping people solve problems Working with children Working with the elderly Preparing food Being involved in politics Solving a mystery Personal qualities that describe me are: Friendly Open Outgoing Good at making decisions Good listener In my free time I would like to: Teach young children Help with a community project Coaching kids in a sport School subjects/activities that I enjoy or do well in: Languages Biology Psychology/Sociology History TOTAL # CHECKED = Human & Public Service .