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ERIC Number: EJ455433
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0897-5264
The Impact of Athletics, Part-Time Employment, and Other Activities on Academic Achievement.
Hood, Albert B.; And Others
Journal of College Student Development, v33 n5 p447-53 Sep 1992
Matched first-year college athletes with nonathletes and compared them on academic achievement. Also examined impact of other nonacademic activities. Findings from 2,856 students revealed that athletes in the study, as a group, had lower records of high school achievement and academic aptitude test scores and achieved lower university grade point averages than did nonathletes. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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