career assessment


Conduct an Internet search for an online career assessment.


Take the career assessment and submit a screen shot of your results along with your paper.

Write a 1,400- 1,750 word reflection covering the following:


  • Summarize your results.
  • Do you think that your results are an accurate reflection of your career goals? Explain your response.
  • Identify what skills you may need to acquire to reach your goal.

Grading Guide: Career Goals Paper

PSY/215 Version 1


Grading Guide

Career Goals Paper

This assignment is due in Week Two.


60 Percent

Points Earned


· Summarizes the results of the career assessment.

· Describes if the results are believed to be an accurate reflection of the student’s career goals and explains why.

· Identifies the skills needed to reach the career goal.

Organization and Development

20 Percent

Points Earned


· The paper is 1,400 to 1,750 words in length.

· The paper is clear and organized; major points are supported by details, examples, or analysis.

· The tone aligns with the assignment’s purpose and is geared toward the appropriate audience.

· The paper provides relevant and sufficient background on the topic.

· The paper is logical, flows, and reviews the major points.

Mechanics and Format

20 Percent

Points Earned


· The assignment file is presentable and functional.

· Rules of grammar, usage, and punctuation are followed; spelling is correct.

· The paper—including the title page, reference page, tables, and any appendices—is consistent with APA guidelines.

Additional Comments: Total Earned


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