Campbell Interest and Skill SurveyCISS
The Campbell™ Interest and Skill Survey (CISS®) measures self-reported vocational interests and skills. Similar to traditional interest inventories, the CISS interest scales reflect an individual's attraction for specific occupational areas.
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CISS Q-global Profile Report Starter Kit63351 Qualification Level B
Includes CISS Manual, 3 answer sheets with test items, 3 Interest/Skill Pattern Worksheets, 3 Career Planners, and 3 Q-global administrations
Q-Local/CISS Starter Kit with Profile Reports00743 Qualification Level B
Includes CISS manual (softcover), 3 CISS Career Planners, Interest/Skill Pattern worksheets, 3 answer sheets with test items, and 3 Q Local administrations. (Does not include Q Local Software.)
CISS Mail-In Starter Kit with Profile Reports00640 Qualification Level B
Includes CISS manual (softcover), 3 CISS Career Planners, Interest/Skill Pattern worksheets and 3 mail-in answer sheets with test items included: all the materials necessary to generate 3 reports using the mail-in scoring service.
CISS Q-global Profile Report63350 Qualification Level B
Q Local/CISS Individual Profile Reports51456 Qualification Level B
Price per administration
1-4 $11.50 5-49 $10.70 50-99 $10.40 100-249 $10.10 250+ $9.80 Savings are estimated
Report administrations can only be ordered via the Q Local software or by phone at 866-627-7271. Find out more about ordering via the software by clicking here.
CISS Mail-In Profile Reports26461 Qualification Level B
Price includes answer sheet with test items and scoring
CISS Mail-In Spanish Profile Reports26490 Qualification Level B
CISS Career Planner51811 Qualification Level B
CISS Manual26469 Qualification Level B
Required - softcover
CISS Manual26486 Qualification Level B
Required - Hardcover (includes transparency masters and 3-ring binder)
CISS Interest/Skill Pattern Worksheets26471 Qualification Level B
Optional, Pkg of 50
Q Local/CISS Answer Sheets26480 Qualification Level B
Pkg of 25
Q Local/CISS Spanish Answer Sheets26491 Qualification Level B
Pkg of 25
- Age range:
- 15 and up
- Reading Level:
- 6th grade
- Publication date:
- Qualification level:
- Completion time:
- 25 minutes (200 interest and 120 skill items, 6-point response scale)
- Q-global or paper-and-pencil
- Scoring options:
- Q-global, Q Local, internet or mail-in scoring
- Report Options:
- 5,225 working adults
- Other languages:
The CISS instrument focuses on careers that require post-secondary education and is most appropriate for use with individuals who are college bound or college educated.
Seven Orientation Scales and 29 Basic Scales are based on Dr. Campbell's model for occupational orientations. These orientations generally correspond to the familiar RIASEC themes.
Leadership, Law/Politics, Public Speaking, Sales, Advertising/Marketing
Supervision, Financial Services, Office Practices
Adult Development, Counseling, Child Development, Religious Activities, Medical Practice
Art/Design, Performing Arts, Writing, International Activities, Fashion, Culinary Art
Mechanical Crafts, Woodworking, Farming/Forestry, Plants/Gardens, Animal Care
Athletics/Physical Fitness, Military/Law Enforcement, Risks/Adventure
Individual profile reports present results numerically and graphically, and include narrative comments to facilitate easy interpretation by the respondent.
The following resources are available for CISS.
Q-global Training Series
Frequently asked questions follow. Click on a question to see the response.