FOCUS 2 - A Career & Major Exploration System

Unsure of your major?  Explore majors and careers with FOCUS 2!

FOCUS 2 is a self-paced career exploration tool designed to help you select a major, clarify your career goals, and provide you with valuable career information.

To Get Started with FOCUS 2:

  1. Click the REGISTER button above to access the Agnes Scott College FOCUS 2 CAREER Login Portal
  2. When creating a new PERSONAL ACCOUNT
    1. For ACCESS CODE, enter the word "scottie"
    2. Choose a username and password for future use. Be sure to remember your personal username and password as the Office of Internship and Career Development will not have it on file
  3. Complete the Self Assessment sections
  4. Share your results with your SUMMIT Advisor or a Career Coach to discuss a career plan.

 

How will FOCUS 2 help me make decisions?

Understanding yourself is one of the most important aspects of figuring out what you want to do with your life. FOCUS 2 is broken down into four sections that help you understand yourself and how your interests, abilities, values and personality correspond to specific careers:

CAREER READINESS: Answer questions to get started thinking about your career.

SELF-ASSESSMENT: Take assessments that match your answers to Agnes Scott College majors and careers. Gain the most out of the system by taking all five self-assessments. We recommend the Values, Skills and Leisure assessments as most helpful!

EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITIES: Search and save occupations associated with majors, or compare two careers side by side.

CREATE AN ACTION PLAN: Focus ideas and decide on steps to achieve your goals.

 

FOCUS 2 Answers the Questions:

  • What can I do with a major in …? 
  • How can I prepare now for my future career?
  • What is the job outlook for my chosen career field?

FOCUS 2 Provides:

  • Career Assessments
  • Occupational Information
  • Videos About Various Career Fields
  • Career Planning Tools
  • Career Options by Education Level
  • Side-by-Side Occupation Comparisons

 

How long does FOCUS 2 take?

During first use, students typically spend between 45 minutes to 1 hour. Log in any time afterward to research over 1,200 careers that FOCUS 2 profiles. It will always save your work.