Students show positive perspective in 2016 State of Students Report

During the RECAP: State of Jobs event, we unveiled our 2016 State of Students Report with information collected from this year’s conference. We sampled 299 high school students about the perception of Sarasota and how it relates to colleges and careers on the Suncoast. 73.3% of students found that Sarasota is a positive place to live and work while only 6.7% of students absolutely desired to leave the region. Additional data provided insight on student’s desires to have more interactions with industry professionals including mentorship. An average of 66% of students interested in business and healthcare are interested in having a mentor while still in high school. Read more “Students show positive perspective in 2016 State of Students Report”