answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

The NAIA is sports played the right way.

In the NAIA its is truly about academics, student experience and athletic experience. In that order. If you look at the regional US News rankings, you will see the top positions dominated by NAIA members.

But more importantly, the NAIA doesn't have the rules the NCAA does. For instance, a coach can work with athletes all year. Where as in the NCAA, they only have a certain number of practices. Thus a coach becomes a life influence.

NAIA games, matches and meets are drastically different. The level of sportsmanship during high level, intense competition is wonderful. Truely, the NAIA athletes have tremendous respect for each other DURING and after the game.

But mainly, it comes down to Character. Very few NCAA athletic programs recruit on character, rather DIII recruits for enrollment reasons, DII athletic staffs see it as a stepping stone and are driven to succeed at all cost, and DI is about money.

NAIA is the way it should be. People coaching and playing because they love it.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-09-13 23:39:46
This answer is:
๐Ÿฆƒ
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why do colleges choose to join the NAIA?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

Can a college baseball player Re enter a game?

Only in NAIA ( small colleges ).


How does an athlete register with NAIA?

The official clearinghouse for NAIA eligibility is PlayNAIA. Every student who wishes to play sports at an NAIA college must register with the NAIA eligibility center.


Which colleges have the most baseball players drafted to the pros?

usc Lewis Clark State College. (NAIA) Texas #2


How many division I men's basketball teams does the state of Ohio have?

Ohio has around 11 DI colleges, 1 DII college, and an NAIA DI college.


When was NAIA Expressway created?

NAIA Expressway was created on 2009-05-30.


What are good colleges for a baseball player?

If you are looking for a Division 1 NCAA school, there are many to choose from. Those that are consistently amongst the top teams in the nation are Florida St., Seton Hall, Albany,LSU, Georgia, Texas, Cal-State Fullerton, North Carolina, South Carolina, Rice. For Division 1 NAIA schools, Lee University is the best program around, having made it to the NAIA College World Series two years in a row, finishing #2 in the nation last year.


When did nigeria join the british empire?

they did not choose to join :(


Was Donald Trump not allowed to join Augusta National?

It's not that he "wasn't allowed" to join, he wasn't nominated for membership. You do not choose to join Augusta National, they choose you. He has yet to be invited.


When was NAIA Women's Basketball Championships created?

NAIA Women's Basketball Championships was created in 1981.


What Florida colleges have football teams?

12 7 in the FBS,3 in the FCS,and 2 in the NAIA FBS-Florida,Florida State,Miami,Central and Southern Florida,Florida Atlantic and International. FCS-Florida A&M,Bethune-Cookman,and Jackssonville NAIA-Edward Waters and Webber International


How many naia football teams are there?

92 NAIA football teams I believe. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_NAIA_football_programs


When was NAIA Football Player of the Year Award created?

NAIA Football Player of the Year Award was created in 1997.


Do you get to choose the team you are on when you join the NBA?

No


When was NAIA Basketball Tournament Most Valuable Player created?

NAIA Basketball Tournament Most Valuable Player was created in 1939.


When you join Area 51 do you have to get a chip in your head?

You don't join. They choose you. Monitoring is required.


Candidates got 47569 should choose which uptu colleges for btech?

you should choose giet collage of gaziabad


How many current NFL players came from NAIA football programs?

Six current NFL players came from NAIA football programs.


What are good colleges to join for mechanical engineering?

sree sastha college of engineering


How do you join walls in revit?

Choose from the main menu "Modify" you will find at the Geometry tab join select it then choose the first wall then the second one , but the two wall must be intersected .


When did Bermuda join the british empire?

In reality, Bermuda did not actually choose to join the British Empire. They islands were forced to join or be conquered.


Why don't Africa join Europe?

A continent cannot choose to physically join with another continent.


Can division NAIA colleges give athletic scholarships?

Yes they can give scholarships.. the class before my freshman year of college soccer received $10,000 scholarships towards each year of participation. I believe the amount varies upon the schools


What year did Peru State win the NAIA National Championship in football?

Peru State won the NAIA National Division II Championship in 1990.


When is naia signing day?

There is no specific date designated for athletes to sign with NAIA schools. Players can sign letters to attend these schools at any time.


How many Major League Baseball players came from NAIA?

Since 2006 231 NAIA players have been drafted in the Summer Amateur Draft.