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Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

A phenomenological study of community college student athletes in high profile sports
by Wilson, Katrin R., M.A., California State University, Long Beach, 2011, 98; 1507662
Abstract (Summary)

This study gathers the genuine first hand experiences of community college student athletes who participate in high profile sports. Its purpose is to give a voice to the real life experiences of these students. It will also give student affairs professionals the design in which the establishment of useful student services are constructed. The key purpose of this study is to explore the experiences of the community college student athlete in relation to their motivation, commitment to achieve and persist, as well as meet academic and personal expectations.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Wrynn, Alison
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 50/04M, Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Community college education, Kinesiology, Higher education
Publication Number: 1507662
ISBN: 978-1-267-18176-3
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