One of the most overlooked steps in making a successful choice about college is self-reflection. Being able to identify and articulate what you are good at, what is important to you, and why will be of enormous value in choosing where and what to study, and being a compelling applicant. Oyster Advisers specialize in discussing and defining these things along with you. In the meantime, the websites and tools listed here can help you begin probing, reflecting, and putting words to what kind of person you are, and where you want to go.

Interest & Skill Assessments


Transferable Skill ASSESSMENTS

  • Skillscan (Identify your transferable skills - $)


  • Career Key (Interests, skills, values, and self-image)
  • Life Values Self-Assessment Test (LVAT) takes users through a systematic comparison of core life values and helps provide a clear sense of what they need to focus on to achieve a more balanced, fulfilling life. 
  • Elevations (Interests, skills, personality, values - $Fee)
  • Values In Action results can help you understand your essential self.

One-Stop sites