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ERIC Number: EJ1169587
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2018
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1949-6591
Impact of Collegiate Recreation on Academic Success
Sanderson, Heather; DeRousie, Jason; Guistwite, Nicole
Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, v55 n1 p40-53 2018
This study examined the impact of collegiate recreation participation on academic success as measured by grade point average, course credit completion, and persistence or graduation. Logistic and multiple regressions were run to explore the relationship between total recreation contact hours and outcome variables. Results indicated a positive and significant relationship between contact hours and all outcome variables, even when controlling for demographic and precollege characteristics.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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