What do New Career Seekers Want to do When They Grow up -- Fly High, Fight Bad Guys and Ease Stress: Top Career Goals as Cited by CollegeSurfing.com Users Include Jobs in Aviation, Criminal Justice and Massage/Wellness

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Today's aspiring career school students report that aviation, criminal justice and massage/wellness are their top fields of interest, according to data recently released by The CollegeBound Network's CollegeSurfing.com.

Today's aspiring career school students report that aviation, criminal justice, and massage/wellness are their top fields of interest, according to data recently released by The CollegeBound Network's http://www.CollegeSurfing.com, which provides educational and engaging resources about college and career degree programs from more than 600 career-focused institutions offering thousands of degree and certificate programs.

More specifically, the following represents the top five programs for which users requested information at CollegeSurfing.com during the months of January and February 2007:

1.    Airframe and Powerplant Technology

2.    Cosmetology

3.    Aviation Maintenance Technology

4.    Paralegal/Legal Assistant

5.    Massage Therapy

"The results are no surprise given the popularity of career-specific education and training," explains Luciano Rammairone, CEO of The CollegeBound Network. According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), over the 12-month period ending in spring 2005, 44 percent of adults reported having participated in formal adult educational activities. Reasons cited for such training range from improving skills they already had and learning new skills to getting or keeping a certificate or license, or leveraging their quest for a promotion.

"That's why no matter what the backgrounds or goals of our users are, we offer an abundance of in-depth articles on specific professions, and their respective education programs," explains Rammairone. "We are committed to helping our users launch their school endeavors and future careers."

More than 1.5 million surfers utilize The CollegeBound Network's resource sites each month, which include http://www.CollegeBound.net, http://www.CollegeSurfing.com, http://www.HolisticJunction.com, http://www.SpaBeautySchools.com, http://www.TopCareerSchools.com, and others. CollegeSurfing.com's search results are geographical based providing the most relevant user experience possible.

Since 1987, The CollegeBound Network (CBN) has worked with America's leading colleges, universities, and career schools in connecting learners with educational opportunities. CBN specializes in recruitment lead generation solutions for 600 educational institutions and 2,300 campuses, using its content-rich portals.

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