Assessments

Understanding your skills, values, and interests will enable you to choose a career that is fulfilling. The online resources listed below offer a variety of assessments that be completed at your convenience. The Career Center can also administer paper-based assessments at private workshops.

50 Ways to Get  a Job
A unique career planning and job searching tool with 50 clever ideas for moving forward in your career goals.

Career Cruising
Assessments: interests, skills, and learning styles. Library patrons can use this service for free by accessing Career Cruising through the Career Center or East Baton Rouge Parish Library websites. You must create an account to access these assessments.

Careers Internet
For young adults. Library patrons can use this service for free by accessing Career Cruising through the Career Center or East Baton Rouge Parish Library websites.

Career One Stop
Assessments: interests, skills, values. Spanish version available.

Career Wise
Assessments: interests, skills

Keirsey
Assessment: personality.

My Next Move
Assessment: interests.

The Career Center offers the Strong Interest Inventory free of charge to patrons with a valid EBRPL library card. The Strong is a scientifically validated career assessment which can only be administered by a Strong Certified Practitioner. It is one of the most respected and widely used career planning instruments. It is of value to students deciding on a career path or college major as well as to mid-career professionals contemplating career fit, change, or re-alignment. The Strong will only be administered as part of career coaching. Interested individuals can contact the Career Center at (225) 231-3733.