Accession Number:

ADA023250

Title:

Establishing Aptitude Requirements for Air Force Jobs: Historical Review of Aptitude Levels and Impact on the Personnel System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul 71-1 Jul 72,

Corporate Author:

SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Report Date:

1975-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This report is the first in a series of three. It presents a review of the military service aptitude batteries with some comparisons of minimum aptitude scores required for entry to military occupational areas. Change in Air Force aptitude score minimums are traced and summarized. A systems analysis of estimated impacts of different aptitude levels for enlistment on elements of the personnel system leads to a statement of salient negative influences on promotion, performance, and jobservice satisfaction. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE