Written Career/Interest Assessment

*In order to take following tests, please see a Merced College Career Counselor, Career Center Coordinator or a Merced College Guidance Counselor. For additional information, please contact Deidra Brinson at (209) 384-6243.

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator


  • An individual’s personality preferences
  • How personality preferences relate to researching careers
  • Careers that would compliment those preferences
Strong Inventory


  • An individual’s interests
  • Careers or activities that would compliment these interests
  • Compares interest’s to the interest’s of those already in the field

Online Career/Interest Assessment 

In order to take the following tests, please come to the Merced College Career Center for assistance. There is no fee attached to these tests.

  • MicroSkills
    • Assessment of individual's skills and talents
  • True Colors
    • Assessment of correlation between personality and occupation
  • Occupations Questionnaire
    • Individual's expectations of occupation based on salary, education and skills
  • Career Self Assessment
    • Assessment on an individual’s preferences about activities that may be performed on the job