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Career Assessments

Career assessments can be a great way for you to explore your interests and personality so that you can make informed choices about your major and career path.  These assessments will not tell you what to do, but will help you better understand why you might look into some specific possibilities.

List of Services

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI)

You must pay your test fees in advance online or in Career Services, AD 270, before you sign up on Career Link for an interpretation session to get your results!

  • Identify personality characteristics so you can better understand your work habits
  • Learn what your decision-making and communications styles are
  • Find out about your preferred work environments
  • Learn about potential majors and jobs
  • Review your results in a 90-minute workshop with discussion
  • It takes approximately 30-40 minutes to complete the MBTI. It is not a timed assessment
  • Scoring fees apply.


Strong Interest Inventory®

You must pay your test fees in advance in Career Services, AD 270, before you sign up on Career Link for an interpretation session to get your results!

  • Identify your interests related to majors and careers
  • Learn about balancing life and work
  • Review your results in a 90-minute workshop with discussion
  • It takes approximately 30-40 minutes to complete the SII.  It is not a timed assessment.     
  • Scoring fees apply.

If you are interested in either/both of these assessments, check out our Schedule of Workshop Dates and Times.

Pay for your assessments online.. You'll recieve a receipt and testing instructions via email.  

1. Current students can pay assessment fees online with a Visa, Mastercard, Discover or JBC Card. You'll need your 900# available. If you are paying by cash or check, please complete the Customized Service Record form for the Career Assessments (also available in AD 270) and pay the appropriate fee (see FEES below). Bring it to AD 270, or mail it to MSU Denver Career Services at: Campus Box 68, PO Box 173362, Denver, CO 80217-3362. When the Customized Service Record is received, with payment, we will provide instructions on how to complete the assessments online, including a username and password, and a receipt.  

If you pay online, you're receive a receipt by email, please forward that email to Gene Olvera, to receive your assessment instructions.  

  1. FEES:

    Career Assessment Fee Schedule
    (Provided by MSU Denver Career Services)
    Customer MBTI SII MBTI & SII
    Current Student & Recent Graduate (one year) $25.00 $25.00 $40.00
    Prospective Student or Community Member $80.00 $80.00 $150.00
    Campus faculty or staff member $30.00 $30.00 $50.00

    *Alumni who graduated more than 1 year ago can take career assessments through the Office of Alumni Relations.

    Cash or check are accepted. Credit cards (Visa or MasterCard) are accepted only with valid ID. Please keep in mind that Career Services will keep your assessment results on file for one year. After one year, your results will be purged. As we incur costs by purchasing the inventory for you to take online, there are no refunds.

  2. Once you have paid, you will be given an instruction sheet for completing the assessment(s).

  3. Take the assessment(s) online. 

  4. When finished with each assessment, click on "SUBMIT RESPONSES" at the bottom of the page for each test.

  5. Once you've taken the assessments, access the schedule of the 1 hour 30 min small-group interpretation workshop dates and times. Please make an advance 48-hour reservation, which is required. Please sign up in person or by telephone, (303) 615-1133. All workshops are held in AD 270.

  6. After the workshop is completed, upon request, you may schedule a 1-hour appointment for individual career counseling and/or follow-up session.

MBTI® and SII® are registered trademarks of Consulting Psychologists Press, Inc.


Spring 2019 MBTI / SII Interpretation is conducted one-on-one with a career counselor.

 During the summer months, assessment interpretations are done by appointment.  Call 303-615-1133 for more information.  

All assessment workshops require participants to pay for and take the assessment in advance. Once you pay the scoring fee, instructions will be sent to you on how to take the tests. Students can sign up for workshops on Career Link

Myers Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI)   Strong Interest Inventory (SII)

Wednesday, Jan. 30

03:00 – 04:30 pm 


Wednesday, Feb.6

03:00 - 04:30 pm

Thursday, Feb. 14

 02:00 - 03:30 PM


 Thursday, Feb 21

  02:00 - 3:30 PM

Monday, Feb. 25

01:00 - 2:30 pm


Monday, March 04

  01:00 - 02:30 PM

 Tuesday, Apr. 02

10:30 AM - noon


 Tuesday, Apr 09

10:30 AM - noon 


Other Available Assessments 


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