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O*NET® Interest ProfilerTM

The O*NET Interest Profiler (IP) is a self-assessment career exploration tool that can help clients discover the type of work activities and occupations that they would like and find exciting. Clients identify and learn about broad interest areas most relevant to themselves. They can use their interest results to explore the world of work.

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The O*NET Interest Profiler measures six types of occupational interests:

  • Realistic
  • Investigative
  • Artistic
  • Social
  • Enterprising
  • Conventional

The O*NET Interest Profiler is available in a paper and pencil version, a computerized version, and a shorter web-based version. These alternative delivery modes increase the flexibility that programs and clients have in career exploration.