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Prairie View A&M men's and women's basketball and NCAA's Academic Progress Rate (APR)

UPDATED: May 10, 2019 -- 1:17 p.m. CT

POSTED: May 10, 2019 -- 12:07 p.m. CT

Earlier this week, the NCAA announced the Academic Progress Rate (APR) for all of its Division I member institutions for the 2017-'18 academic year as well as the overall four-year APR ending with the 2017-'18 academic year.

NOTE: A perfect APR score is 1000.

The four-year rates include student-athletes who were in school between the 2014-15 and 2017-18 academic years. The four year rate for men's basketball was 967 and 982 for women's basketball.

According to the NCAA, the "APR holds institutions accountable for the academic progress of their student-athletes through a team-based metric that accounts for the eligibility and retention of each student-athlete for each academic term."

Here's how the APR is calculated:

Example:

10 players finish the term academically eligible and are retained for the spring semester. 10 x (2 of 2) = 20 of 20.

1 player is retained for the spring semester buy is academically ineligible. 1 x (1 of 2) = 1 of 2

1 player leaves the institution while academically eligible. 1 x (1 of 2) = 1 of 2

1 player leaves the institution while academically ineligible. 1 x (0 of 2) = 0 of 2.

Semester Total: 22 of 26.

APR Calculation: 22 / 26 = 0.846. 0.846 x 1000 = 846 APR.

Teams must earn a four-year average APR of 930 to compete in championships.

Men's Basketball | Women's Basketball

Academic Year
APR
Multiyear
Academic Year
APR
Multiyear
2004-'05 N/A 838 2004-'05 N/A 951
2005-'06 N/A 858 2005-'06 N/A 939
2006-'07 N/A 864 2006-'07 N/A 909
2007-'08 N/A 872 2007-'08 N/A 903
2008-'09 917 890 2008-'09 958 905
2009-'10 1000 912 2009-'10 946 918
2010-'11 820 903 2010-'11 905 935
2011-'12 1000 912 2011-'12 1000 957
2012-'13 922 945 2012-'13 857 928
2013-'14 962 917 2013-'14 1000 950
2014-'15 905 939 2014-'15 911 954
2015-'16 909 921 2015-'16 940 938
2016-'17 938 930 2016-'17 925 941
2017-'18 957 926 2017-'18 950 932

As noted in the above table, the Prairie View A&M men's basketball team had an APR of 957 in the 2017-'18 academic year and an APR of 926 for the multiyear four-year period from 2014-'15 to 2017-'18.

As noted in the above table, the Prairie View A&M women's basketball team had an APR of 950 in the 2017-'18 academic year and an APR of 932 for the multiyear four-year period from 2014-'15 to 2017-'18.


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