The Self-Directed Search is a 20-minute career interest test that asks questions about your aspirations, activities, skills, and interests in different jobs.

Your responses give you a personal three-letter Summary Code, which corresponds to occupations and fields of study that match your unique personality.

A personalized Interactive Report and full Interpretive Report give you the information you need to take the next step in your career!

Join more than 35 million people worldwide who have used the SDS to discover the careers and fields of study that are likely to satisfy them:

  • Students & Parents
  • Jobseekers in Transition
  • Military & Veterans
  • Retirees

Use Job Interview Training and the SDS together to jump-start your job search!

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