ACADEMIC APTITUDE By N., Sam M.S. - 197 holding enough ingenuity to comprehend a task at hand and carry out a cognitive act. Such abilities may be learned or inborn. ACADEMIC APTITUDE: "Unfortunately, many people never even pursue a college education because they assume they don't have the academic aptitude for it." Related Psychology Terms APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development CREATIVITY TESTS EARLY INFANTILE AUTISM Intelligence Across the African-American and Latino Cultures HABIT Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ACADEMIC APTITUDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/academic-aptitude/ (accessed January 29, 2023).