STEM Careers by Personality

Looking for a career that fits your personality?

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Investigative

  • Enjoy science or math
  • Reserved
  • Never say something I don’t mean
  • Observe often
  • Enjoy learning
  • Good at solving problems
  • Quiet/independent


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Artistic/Creative

  • Like to create things
  • Prefer unstructured situations
  • Like to try new things
  • Imagine often
  • Original
  • Like to express myself


Social

  • Like to help others
  • Enjoy talking
  • Compassionate
  • Want to make the world a better place
  • Believe that people are mostly good
  • Smile often


Enterprising

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  • Like to work with people
  • Direct
  • leader
  • Adventurous
  • Have a lot of new ideas
  • Bring people together to accomplish a goal
  • Self-motivated
  • Outgoing


Analytical

  • Like working with data/numbers/puzzles
  • Enjoy structure
  • Detail-oriented
  • Follow directions closely
  • Careful
  • Always follow the rules
  • Often think of the big picture

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Doer/Maker

  • Enjoy hands-on tasks
  • Good at making things/putting things together
  • Visualizer
  • Like to work with plants, machines, tools, animals, etc.
  • Enjoy the outdoors
  • Work independently
  • Practical
  • Tell you like it is