O*NET® Interest Profiler™ Short Form

O*NET® Interest Profiler™ Short Form

Definition

The O*NET Interest Profiler is a vocational interest inventory designed for use in educational planning, career exploration, and career guidance. The Interest Profiler was introduced in 1999 as one of the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) O*NET Career Exploration Tools. John Holland’s (1997) RIASEC theoretical model (Realistic-Investigative-Artistic-Social-Enterprising-Conventional) is the basis of the Interest Profiler scales.

Domains

Interests

Administrations

Self-administered

Assessment type

Positive psychology

Assessment modes

Questionnaire

Eligibility

14 years and above

Estimated time

10 to 30 minutes

Attribution

The O*NET Career Exploration Tools are sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA), and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development.