Report: High School Students’ Views on Who Influences Their Thinking about Education and Careers

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics

This report examines who public high school students view as their main influence when they are considering postsecondary education and careers. Results show students relied on family members as the main influence when thinking about postsecondary education, and students relied on themselves primarily when thinking about careers. Learn more.