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Strong Interest Inventory

Online Strong Interest Inventory Instructions

 Assessment takes approximately 20 to 30 minutes to complete

To Take an Assessment:

1.) Using a web browser (i.e. Microsoft Internet Explorer)

access the CPP Web Administration site.                                 

2.) Enter the following Account Login                                                mountaincats  

3.) Enter the following Account Password                                         upjstudent

4.) Leave the “User ID” blank unless you are returning to

complete an assessment.                                                                      Click: Login

5.) From the menu, select the desired assessment –

Newly revised Strong Interest Inventory.                                           Click: Begin!

  • You will be prompted to fill out a demographics page.

    • Provide the requested demographic information.

    • Click: Continue Now!

  • Follow all directions to complete your assessment.


  • Be sure to answer the questions as spontaneously as possible.


  • Respond to every item.


  • After completing the assessment, click Done at the bottom of the page.

    • If taking a break from an assessment, be sure to click the done button so your responses will be saved and can be recovered when you resume.

    • Write down the ID number so that you can resume and/or take additional assessments using the same client ID.

    • Please DO NOT close your browser without following the specific instruction or your assessment will not be submitted.

    • After you have clicked “Log Out” you may close your browser session.


  • When finished with the assessment please call Career Services, 269-7120 or 269-7900 to set up an appointment with Vicki Biter or Angie Boyd so that they may print your results and review them with you.