The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) has been used to help millions of people around the globe gain insight into themselves and how they interact with others. Based on the theories of Carl Jung, MBTI provides a powerful framework for building better relationships, achieving excellence, and identifying career paths. Pitt-Johnstown is among the nation’s top colleges and universities worldwide that have chosen MBTI as the foundational tool for student and career development.
MBTI is not a test and is not used as a measure of intellect or aptitude. Instead, it is a personality assessment composed of four pairs of opposite preferences, called dichotomies:
After determining our basic preferences, MBTI assigns us to one of 16 distinctive personality types. It is by knowing our preferred personality type, that we are able to discover so much about ourselves. Benefits of completing the MBTI include:
In order to review your results, make an appointment with a certified MBTI practitioner in the Office of Career Services. There is no charge for Pitt-Johnstown students who complete the MBTI. We encourage you to make an appointment when you arrive on campus in the fall. A review session lasts between 30 and 45 minutes.
Completing the MBTI is simple. Click here to begin.
To schedule an appointment and review the results or for more information contact:
Source: The Myers-Briggs Company (www.cpp.com)