The Career Center has partnered with Sokanu to provide access to the world's most innovative career discovery and engagement platform. This free career assessment test will help you discover more about yourself.
What you can do on Sokanu:
- Discover Careers - Sokanu's questions uncover your unique traits and match you to compatible careers.
- Explore Your Matches - Compare your compatibility with 700+ careers. Prioritize the best so you can decide which ones are worth considering.
- View Your Reports - You can track your progress and view reports on your dashboard!
Sponsored by the Idaho Department of Labor, Idaho CIS is a great resource to help students gather information in the career decision-making process.
With Idaho CIS, you can:
- Take career assessments to help you identify and explore different career options that match with your interests, abilities, strengths and values
- Learn about different careers including duties, work expectations, salaries, future hiring trends, etc.
- Research schools/colleges that have the degree programs you're looking for
- Research scholarships to fund your education
- Manage your career/major research in one portfolio
- From any UI computer or registered laptop - No password needed
- From non-UI computers - Email the Email Career Services or stop by the Idaho Commons Room 334 for a password.
The ACT World-of-Work Map is an empirically-based system for summarizing and displaying basic similarities and differences between occupations. It is visual and interactive, designed to engage you in the process of career exploration.
Vault - Career Insider Library is the world's leading source of career information. It will make efforts to research employers, industries and career subjects infinitely easier and more efficient.
This new online resource contains:
- Vault career guides and employer profiles
- Thousands of company profiles
- Thousands of Vault career advice articles
- Industry and occupational profiles
- Access to the Vault message boards for insider information
- Much more!
This resource is offered exclusively to UI students and alumni!
University of Idaho Exclusive Vault Access URL: http://access.vault.com/career-insider-login.aspx?aid=148247
CandidCareer is a fun and efficient way to explore careers similar in nature to YouTube.
Using this online tool, you can:
- Discover career fields you may not have known existed and learn what it takes to get there
- Search by industry, career title, college major or keyword
- Save your favorites to help guide your college and/or career discussions with your parents and/or school educators
- Use the advice to further educate yourself on your favorite careers, complete prerequisites, and pursue internships and job openings.
Browse videos for careers such as:
- Music producer
- Clothing designer
- Investment banker
- Dental hygienist
- Vineyard owner
Career Advisors are available to help in all steps of the the career decision-making process. Email Career Services or call (208) 885-6121.