Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

An Evaluation of Mississippi State University's Summer Scholar Program
Fry, Lincoln Jacob
Dissertation. Mississippi State University 1990

Evaluation of the effectiveness of Mississippi State University's Summer Scholars Program on the personal well-being, goal attainment and decision making of participants.

54 campers (26 male, 28 female), ages 12-18, predominantly white, attending one of two Summer Scholars Program camps, science camp or "on stage" camp.

Pre-, post-test, Personal Achievement Skills System (PASS), University Residence Environment Scale (URES).

Significant increase overall in self-efficacy, stress management, anxiety management, goal attainment and problem solving means on PASS test scores.