Student-Athlete Development

Academic Self-Efficacy

Roughly seven in ten NCAA student-athletes feel very confident that they can complete almost all of their coursework as long as they do not give up

Athletic Satisfaction

Most NCAA student-athletes agree, knowing they are doing their best as an athlete is the most important contributor toward satisfaction in their sport


In the 2016 “State of the Association” address by NCAA President Dr. Mark Emmert, well-being was acknowledged as one of the three focal priorities for the NCAA’s future governance


About 20% of NCAA student-athletes strongly agree they have achieved financial independence, and six in ten strongly agree that they are accepting total responsibility for themselves

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