Higher education professionals: Become a career trailblazer!

Lead students to a better tomorrow with the SDS

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    Learn how you and your students can benefit from the SDS!


    By submitting this form, I agree to be contacted by a representative regarding the Self-Directed Search, via the contact methods I have provided.

    As a higher education professional, you have the knowledge and ability to deliver insights to those seeking career direction. One of the best tools available to you is the Self-Directed Search.

    Interested in trying the SDS with your students at NO COST? Fill out the form or contact mparks@parinc.com for more information.

    What is the SDS?

    The SDS is a career assessment and exploration tool that matches an individual’s aspirations and talents to career choices and educational opportunities.

    • Based on John Holland’s RIASEC theory.
    • Quick online test with immediate and interactive results.
    • Helps students find courses of study and careers that match their personality.

    What makes the SDS different than other tests?

    The SDS is the gold-standard career assessment and exploration tool.

    • Trusted for 50 years.
    • Administered more than 40 million times.
    • Translated into more than 30 languages.
    • Supported by more than 1,500 published research studies and 2,000 unique published references.
    • No special training needed to administer and score.

    NEW Features and benefits

    The SDS continues to evolve and now offers new options such as multi-level discount pricing, along with features such as a new (and more inclusive) gender ID field and an option for your group administrator or institution to review individual SDS results before they are shared with the test taker.

    Did you know you can…

    • Try the SDS with your students for FREE!
    • Provide professional feedback…and get PAID for it!
    • Participate in case studies or our career symposia.

    Interested? Let’s talk! Fill out the form above.

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      By submitting this form, I agree to be contacted by a representative regarding the Self-Directed Search, via the contact methods I have provided.

      Set students up for success!

      See how career professionals like you are using the SDS to help guide students to their best educational career path.

      As a higher education professional, you have the knowledge and ability to deliver insights to those seeking career direction. One of the best tools available to you is the Self-Directed Search.

      Interested in trying the SDS with your students for FREE? Fill out the form, or contact Matt Parks at 1.813.482.8141 or by email at mparks@parinc.com for more information.

      What is the SDS?

      The SDS is a career assessment and exploration tool that matches an individual’s aspirations and talents to career choices and educational opportunities.

      • Based on John Holland’s RIASEC theory.
      • Quick online test with immediate and interactive results.
      • Matches aspirations and talents to career choices and educational opportunities.

      What makes the SDS different than other tests?

      The SDS is the gold-standard career assessment and exploration tool.

      • Trusted for 50 years.
      • Administered more than 40 million times.
      • Translated into more than 30 languages.
      • Supported by more than 1,500 published research studies and 2,000 unique published references.
      • No special training needed to administer and score.

      Did you know you can…

      • Try the SDS with your students for FREE!
      • Class test the SDS with your students for FREE!
      • Provide professional feedback…and get PAID for it!
      • Participate in case studies or our career symposia.
      Interested in any of these SDS benefits or pricing? Let’s talk! Fill out the form, or call Matt Parks at 1.813.482.8141 or by email at mparks@parinc.com for more information.

        Get in touch!

        Learn how you and your students can benefit from the SDS!


        By submitting this form, I agree to be contacted by a representative regarding the Self-Directed Search, via the contact methods I have provided.