The influence of campus recreation facilities on student recruitment

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dc.contributor.advisor Vaughn, Troy L. en_US
dc.contributor.author Madden, Amanda A. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-03T19:39:46Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-03T19:39:46Z
dc.date.created 2006 en_US
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier LD2489.Z9 2006 .M33 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/187405
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to determine the influence that campus recreation facilities have on student recruitment. It was also designed to find out which campus recreation facility amenities prospective students would utilize if available. Participants (n = 101) for this study were randomly selected at four central Indiana high schools. All participants were either juniors or seniors.Based on the results of this survey, the most important influence on the college selection process was financial/tuition costs followed by the quality of courses offered. Campus recreational facilities ranked 6'h out of 10 selected influences. Also, the most preferred facility amenities by students were weight/fitness rooms, a cafd/lounge area, and locker rooms. The least preferred amenities were dance studios, volleyball couts, and racquetball courts. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship School of Physical Education, Sport, and Exercise Science
dc.format.extent vi, 45 leaves ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Recreation centers. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Sports facilities. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh College students -- Recruiting. en_US
dc.title The influence of campus recreation facilities on student recruitment en_US
dc.type Research paper (M.A.), 3 hrs. en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.A.) en_US
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1341156 en_US


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