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Academic Self-Assessment

Academic Self-Assessment

Academic Self-Assessment

Need help deciding what to study? Prospective students may use Focus 2 Apply, the assessment tool that considers work interests and academic strengths to suggest areas to focus your studies, majors and potential career options.

Currently enrolled students and alumni, use Focus 2 Career when you need help deciding what to study.

Getting Started with Focus 2 Apply

When should you use Focus 2 Apply?

Use Focus 2 Apply as a prospective student, considering Hagerstown Community College as your college of choice. The assessment results assist you in the selecting an academic focus area and declaring a major based on your work interests, which eases your college transition and makes the most of your college experience at HCC.

How much time does it take to use Focus 2 Apply?

Typically, it takes under 10 minutes to complete the quiz. Of course, you can spend as much time as you like.

Access Focus 2 Apply

  1. Create your account by registering for Focus 2 Apply (takes less than two minutes).
  2. Take the Academic Strengths and Work Interest assessments.
  3. View your results and identify majors or academic focus areas you can choose at HCC.

Things to Keep in Mind

  • Use Focus 2 Apply online on any phone, tablet, PC or Mac computer... anywhere, any time.
  • Focus 2 Apply always saves your results.
  • Use Focus 2 Apply as often as you wish.
  • You can change your mind about earlier choices, repeat a section and explore new options.
  • Your results are stored online and are always available to you
  • Remember to save the majors and occupations that appeal to you as you review them.

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