Only a fraction of the nearly 8 million current high school athletes in the United States will go pro. Janine Kuwahara came to the U. The NCAA comprises more than 1, schools and conferences. At the 45th anniversary of Title IX , a new report on the status of female student-athletes, coaches and administrators. UAB football is back after program finds strength and solution in its community. Sports really are a microcosm of life — those values, those principles you take on with you, in whatever industry and whatever you choose to do in life.
Only teams that make the grade can participate in championships, and Division I schools' share of revenue will be tied to academics.
The NCAA offers education and training programs for student-athletes, coaches and administrators to help create a new generation of leaders. Health and safety extend beyond the playing field. See resources devoted to creating safe campuses. A one-stop shop for job postings and career advice for current and former student-athletes. Skip to main content. Duke declined to comment. As a private school, Duke is not required to make its employee contracts public. Teams that fail to reach a four-year average APR score of , which is the equivalent of a 50 percent graduation rate, or a average for the most recent two years, can be penalized.
The UNC men's cross country team, women's fencing, men's golf, gymnastics, women's lacrosse, men's soccer, men's tennis, women's tennis, and volleyball were also recognized. All 10 programs received perfect scores. The other Duke programs recognized were men's and women's fencing, men's and women's soccer, field hockey, men's golf, women's lacrosse, women's cross country, women's tennis and volleyball.
State programs recognized were women's tennis, women's swimming and diving and women's golf for the seventh consecutive year. The APR scores will be released next week.
This story incorrectly state N. State was not recognized by the NCAA.