Assessments for Purchase

Current and former MU Career Center staff members created and copyrighted two career assessments for use with students and adults:

Missouri Occupational Card Sort

Authors: Robert Hansen, MA; Joseph Johnston, PhD; Tom Krieshok, PhD; Sing Chee Wong, MA

Overview
The Missouri Occupational Card Sort (MOCS) is an interest card sort designed to help identify the career interests of individuals. It is a deck of ninety cards, each listing an occupational title on one side with descriptive information about the title on the reverse side. Each card includes the Holland Code of personality types. The MOCS has been developed as a means of assisting persons who are unclear about their present or future vocational choice. MOCS provides immediate results and teaches individuals something about the organization and meaning of occupations that may help them interpret and direct their future vocational behavior.

Audience
The MOCS is an effective tool with high school juniors and seniors, college students and adults.

Cost
Card deck ($25 each), the facilitator manual ($15), or a set of both ($30).

Purchase
Please email email coatsl@missouri.edu for an order form.

Missouri Occupational Card Sort (by major)

Authors: Robert Hansen, MA; Joseph Johnston, PhD; Tom Krieshok, PhD; Rachel Garson, MA

Overview
The assessment includes a deck of ninety cards, each listing a college major on one side with descriptive information on the reverse side. The individual will sort these cards into piles, which allows them to be actively involved with the learning process and promotes interaction with a counselor who can help clarify their values and interests. MOCS by College Major provides immediate results and teaches individuals something about the organization and meaning of college majors that may help them interpret and direct their future vocational behavior.

Audience
The MOCS can be used by any individual considering careers in the context of pursuing an academic major and undergraduate degree. This is a great tool for undecided adults and students considering alternative career paths or academic majors.

Cost
Card deck ($25 each), the facilitator manual ($15), or a set of both ($30).

Purchase
Please email email coatsl@missouri.edu for an order form.