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Thesis - University Access Only
Master of Science (MS)
Department / School
The purpose of this study, therefore, is to investigate at-risk behaviors among high school students. The areas of behavior researched as reported by high school students are drug use, smoking experience, alcohol consumption, first exposure to smoking and alcohol, sexual risk factors, and frequency of sexual activity when comparing across age, gender, ethnic group, and student's self perception of academic achievement levels.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Health behavior in adolescence
Teenagers -- Health risk assessment
South Dakota State University
Johnson, Linda L., "Predictors of At-Risk Behaviors in Adolescents" (1993). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 5977.