Orientation Part 1: Online Assessments

To assist you in determining your major, selecting your first semester classes, and developing your educational plan, you are required to complete the Career Planning Assessment and Student Questionnaire sections below.


Step 1: Career Planning

The TypeFocus career inventory will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. You may pause and resume your session at any time. After logging in, complete the "Self Assessments" and find three occupations of interest under "Explore Occupations." Write the occupations down as you will need to indicate your choices in the student questionnaire.


Step 2: Student Questionnaire

The Student Questionnaire will take approximately 5 minutes to complete. Please bring a completed copy of the appraisal with you to your advising appointment. To complete the self-appraisal click here.


Step 3: Testing Status

Depending on your previous academic and career history you may need to complete our placement test to determine which classes to take during your first semester. If you are unsure whether you need to complete our placement test, visit our testing status webpage.


Next Step: Academic Advising

Now that you have completed the career planning assessment and student questionnaire, you are ready to meet with your Academic Advisor. Please call your preferred location to schedule an advising appointment. **Note to transfer students** Please bring a copy of all college transcripts with you to your advising appointment.

   Charlotte: (941) 637-5629
   Collier: (239) 732-3703
   Hendry/Glades: (863) 674-0408
   Lee: (239) 489-9365


New Student Orientation

During the meeting with your Academic Advisor you will sign up for a New Student Orientation session. The Orientation Team looks forward to welcoming you to campus! Visit our webpage to find out more about New Student Orientation at your preferred campus location.