There is a great deal of peer pressure that college students face throughout their college careers peer pressure is when you decide to do something, not because you want to, but because your peers for college students, peer pressure can be good, and, in some cases be bad or both there are many. Besides academics, college is known as a place to find tons of friends what people sometimes forget to mention is that it’s also a place to find yourself, and sometimes this means losing friends w.
Peer pressure can influence several areas in your life like academic performance, who you choose for friends, it can influence who you mat choose for a boyfriend or girlfriend, it can influence decisions about sex, it may change your feelings about alcohol and drug use, and it can even determine your fashion choice. Most of the time we think about peer pressure as something that exists in middle and high schools yet peer pressure doesn’t end when students graduate and is a very real and potentially more influential force with.
Peer pressure can be tough to deal with, especially when you are a teenager or in your college years the desire to fit in and feel like you are part of a group is completely normal, and most people feel this way their entire lives. By josephine m palmeri in the united states, over 80% of college students have at least one alcoholic drink over a two week time period (johnston, o’malley, bachman, & schulenberg, 2009) of these college students, 40% are binge drinking (ie, having fo.
Researchers find that peer pressure plays an important role when it comes to students’ educational choices and behavior peer pressure plays significant role in student behavior the study comes at a time when there is an increased emphasis on the need for educators to create a “college-going culture” in schools where.
College students: peer pressure and substance abuse in 2001, research found that college students across the nation suffered from drug.