2022 Career Interest Survey

Discover the preferences, attitudes, and goals of high-achieving high school and college-aged individuals in areas of education, employment, career planning, and social and civic dedication. Plus the top 100 universities and employers of choice!

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Career Interest Survey 2022

The survey was conducted during the spring of 2022 and represents the voices of more than 11,000 high-achieving high school and college-aged individuals. It includes every ethnicity, spans across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories.




High school students


First generation to attend college

Why it matters

Organizations, institutions and employers have relied on this report to develop informed strategies for engaging, managing, and retaining a diverse and talented young workforce.

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