NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 6 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Dipeolu, Abiola; Sniatecki, Jessica L.; Storlie, Cassandra A.; Hargrave, Stephanie – Journal of Vocational Behavior, 2013
This study examined dysfunctional career thoughts and attitudes as predictors of vocational identity among high school students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Regression analysis results indicated that dysfunctional career thoughts and attitudes were significant predictors of vocational identity, accounting for 42% of the…
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, High School Students, Work Attitudes, Vocational Maturity
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hirschi, Andreas – Journal of Career Development, 2011
Vocational identity is one core component of identity construction in adolescence. The current study investigated whether vocational interest structure in terms of differentiation, coherence, elevation, and interest-aspiration congruence would differentiate among students in vocational identity achievement, foreclosure, moratorium, and diffusion.…
Descriptors: Vocational Interests, Discriminant Analysis, Grade 8, Career Exploration
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Esters, Levon T.; Retallick, Michael S. – Career and Technical Education Research, 2013
This exploratory study examined the effect of an agriculturally-based experiential and work-based learning program, Science With Practice (SWP), on the vocational identity, career decision self-efficacy, and career maturity of undergraduate agriculture and life sciences students. The SWP experience helped clarify students' career interests and…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Work Experience Programs, Career Development, Undergraduate Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Linnemeyer, Rachel McQuown; Brown, Chris – Journal of Career Development, 2010
Three groups of undergraduate students, fine arts students (n = 121), general college students (n = 104), and student athletes (n = 101), were compared on career maturity attitudes, identity foreclosure, and career foreclosure. Findings indicated that student athletes, but not fine arts students, scored lower on career maturity as compared to…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Vocational Maturity, Fine Arts, Athletes
Tarver, Walter L., III. – ProQuest LLC, 2017
This quantitative comparative research study examines the career maturity of student-athletes in comparison to non-athletes at a Division I university. The study also measures differences in career maturity among student-athletes based on gender, class level, race/ethnicity, by sport, by type of sport (revenue/non-revenue), and professional sports…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Athletes, Team Sports, Attitude Measures
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Strauser, David R.; Lustig, Daniel C.; Cogdal, Pamela A.; Uruk, Ayse Ciftci – Career Development Quarterly, 2006
Knowledge of traumatic events and how trauma symptoms relate to social and psychological well-being continues to grow. One aspect of an individual's functioning that may be affected by exposure to traumatic events is the ability of the individual to engage in career-and work-related activities (D. H. Coursol, J. Lewis, & L. Garrity, 2001). The…
Descriptors: Emotional Problems, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Well Being, Career Development