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Career Aspirations:

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The Student Research Foundation is a research organization that serves the latest high school student college and career trends and research through cutting-edge analysis and strong partnerships with verified organizations dedicated to you. Millions of students have participated our National College and Career Pathways Study every year to help guide our research findings.

We want to inspire educators, parents and students to make higher education and career pathway dreams a reality.

Our focus is to create an ongoing dialogue with the builders of tomorrow and informed organizations that can help guide and nurture success.


The Student Research Foundation has the honor of partnering with a number of organizations dedicated to furthering education and career pathways for our nations students and their families.

Our four  Research Consortia bring together a number of organizations specializing in specific skill sets important to the changing workforce.

Discover research and resources below that can change the future for educators, parents and students alike.

  • STEM

    Useful resources for career and education aspirations regarding STEM pathways can be found here.

  • Career & Technical Education

    Manufacturing, technical training and trade skills create versatile and focused workers. Our research focuses on the career aspirations of this field

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Take part in the National College and Career Pathways Study and you get:

  • Valuable resources for postsecondary and career opportunities
  • Connected with universities, colleges and specialty schools based on your interests
  • Research-based Infographics and Reports based on today’s students trends


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Our studies help us understand and create a better dialogue with educators, parents and students. By gaining insight on career and educational pathway trends, we can provide better research & more relevant content!

We also can connect you with resources and organizations that will assist you in your further education and career pathway endevours.

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We’re dedicated to helping students, teachers and parents find success, so reach out and let us know what you need!

Teachers, we’ll be happy to assist if you’re looking for mailed studies, research, posters or more.

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