New web-based only
  • Range: College bound high school students, college and adult
  • Length: 192 items
  • Norms: High school / college combined
  • Administration Time: 20 – 30 minutes
  • Scoring Options: Web-based with immediate scoring

Interest Assessment for College Students and
Adult Professionals

  • Teach high school students how to plan for college
  • Help college students choose a major and explore career goals
  • Work with professionals in career transition
The COPS-P inventory is written at a 7th grade reading level and provides interest scores based on the COPSystem Career Clusters. With a focus on professional occupations, the COPS-P can be used to explore college majors, help college students conquer career indecision and assist adult professionals with career issues. The COPS-P heightens self-awareness while providing access to the most current occupational information available.

Scales

COPS-P Career Clusters

SCIENCE, Medical-Life occupations involve activities concerned with the conducting of research and the accumulation and application of systemized knowledge in medicine and the biological and life sciences.

SCIENCE, Physical occupations involve activities concerned with the planning and conducting of research and the accumulation and application of systemized knowledge of the physical world in the earth sciences.

TECHNOLOGY, Electrical occupations involve engineering and systems design in the fields of electricity and electronics.

TECHNOLOGY, Mechanical occupations involve activities concerned with engineering and structural design of aircraft, automotive, marine and other mechanical equipment and the development of new and improved mechanical and chemical manufacturing processes for converting raw materials into products.

TECHNOLOGY, Civil-Construction occupations involve activities concerned with the structural design for construction of buildings, highways, and other transportation systems.

OUTDOOR, Nature occupations involve activities performed primarily out-of-doors which are concerned with the protection, accumulation, and harvesting of natural resources.

OUTDOOR, Agribusiness occupations involve activities performed primarily out-of-doors which are concerned with the growing, tending, and harvesting of plants and animals for human consumption.

BUSINESS, Finance occupations involve activities concerned with the control of monies and accounting for the finances of large businesses and government bureaus.

BUSINESS, Management occupations involve activities concerned with the organization, direction and administration of the operation of large business and government bureaus.

COMPUTATION occupations involve activities concerned with statistical analysis and use of mathematics and computation in research and business.

COMMUNICATION, Written occupations involve activities concerned with skill in the use of written language especially in the creation or interpretation of literature and the written communication of knowledge and ideas.

COMMUNICATION, Oral occupations involve activities concerned with skill in the use of spoken language and the oral interpretation and communication of knowledge and ideas.

ARTS, Performing occupations involve activities concerned with the individualized expression of creative or musical talent.

ARTS, Design occupations involve activities concerned with the individualized expression of creative talent in fine arts and design.

SERVICE, Instructional occupations involve activities concerned with the instruction of techniques in interpersonal relations especially in caring for the personal needs and welfare of others in the field of education.

SERVICE, Social-Health occupations involve activities concerned with interpersonal relations in caring for the personal needs and welfare of others in fields of social service and health.

Prices

Item Code & Quantity Price
Web-based version with 3 Assessments (includes COPS-P, CAPS, COPES and Career Briefs) CPP-EAP-30-99-SYS
CPP-EAP-100-499-SYS
CPP-EAP-500+-SYS
$
$
$
9.25
7.75
7.00
Web-based version with 2 Assessments (includes COPS-P and CAPS all with Career Briefs) CPP-CAP-EAP-30-99
CPP-CAP-EAP-100-499
CPP-CAP-EAP-500+
$
$
$
6.50
5.50
5.00
Web-based version with 2 Assessments (includes COPS-P and COPES all with Career Briefs) CPP-CPE-EAP-30-99
CPP-CPE-EAP-100-499
CPP-CPE-EAP-500+
$
$
$
6.50
5.50
5.00
Web-based version with COPS-P only with Career Briefs CPP-EAP-30-99
CPP-EAP-100-499
CPP-EAP-500+
$
$
$
3.50
3.00
2.75
Set-up fee (Initial set-up fee and one year of technical support) Set-up Fee $ 75.00

Related Items


COPS-P Recommended Materials


Item Code & Quantity Price
Technical Manual CPP-MAN $ 13.25
Examiner's Manual CPP-EXM $ 4.75
Specimen Sets COPS-P System* (COPS-P, CAPS & COPES)
COPS-P*
CPP-SPC-SYS
CPP-SPC
$
$
56.50
15.25
COPS-P Visuals**
Self-Scoring:
Paper
or CD


CPP-VIS-SSP
CPP-VIS-SSC


$
$


33.50
33.50
Summary Guides (Optional)
Used to combine the COPS-P, CAPS, and COPES
CPP-SMG-025
CPP-SMG-100
CPP-SMG-500
$
$
$
9.00
32.50
140.00

* Includes one copy of all forms and all manuals.
** For training and interpretation. Specify machine- or self-scoring and paper copy or PowerPoint™ format.

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