Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

The Influence of the High School Band Director as It Relates to a Low-Income Student's Ability to Attend University
by Westmoreland, Sherry D., Ed.D., Trevecca Nazarene University, 2018, 116; 10978626
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this research was to evaluate the effectiveness of the high school band director on the low-income high school senior's ability to attend college. The primary consideration was on the financial outcome of the high school music program as it relates to the ability of the low-income high school music senior's ability to obtain a music scholarship. Participants in this study were from one small, rural high school, one private college and one public college. The researcher's intent was to show how the input, assistance and involvement of the high school band director can benefit the high school music senior in the financial aspects of higher education.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Diehl, David
Commitee:
School: Trevecca Nazarene University
Department: Doctoral Studies
School Location: United States -- Tennessee
Source: DAI-A 80/06(E), Dissertation Abstracts International
Source Type: DISSERTATION
Subjects: Education finance, Education, Music education, Secondary education
Keywords: Band director, College, Low income, Music, Rural, Scholarship
Publication Number: 10978626
ISBN: 978-0-438-82492-8
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