FOCUS is your source for self-assessment tests and career info online!
Have you used FOCUS but need help interpreting the results?
Complete self-assessment tests on: your career planning status, interests, values, educational preferences, personality, skills, or leisure time preferences. You can also create a personal needs checklist, compare careers, look up salary/job outlook information, see the pros and cons of different careers based on your likes and dislikes, and save your results for future reference!
Advisors in Career and Academic Planning are available for individual appointments to help you make major and career decisions based on the work you've done in FOCUS. Call Career and Academic Planning at 540-568-6555 to schedule an appointment. Bring your FOCUS printouts with you so we can help you interpret what it means for you!
Step 1: Obtain KEYCODE and Create an Account
Each user must first register to create an account where your information will be stored. You only need to create the account one time. A KEYCODE for JMU is needed in order to proceed with registration. Enter the KEYCODE you have been given or click here to view it (a valid JMU eId is required. (This service is available to current students and December 2005 graduates and after.)
Step 2: Login to FOCUS at https://www.focuscareer2.com/Portal/Login.cfm?SID=640
to begin your journey!
Step 3: Use what you learn to evaluate your options.
Utilizing the Assessments, gathering information, and compiling your personal workbook on the FOCUS system may give you the answers you need.