• Top 25% in men's baseball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 15% in men's baseball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division III
Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Meet Dave

Director of Experiential Education

Dave Payne heads Sparks' experiential education division - namely, sport camps across the US and in Europe and New Zealand. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Education and a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at San Diego and is a former collegiate athlete and high school head coach. He has worked at Sparks since 2011; Dave's passion is synthesizing athletic environments that encourage holistic growth.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Midsize
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Scandinavian Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 60
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 20
Business Administration and Management, General 49
International Business/Trade/Commerce 5
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 27
Journalism, Other 5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 1
Art Teacher Education 2
Biology Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 0
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Education, General 1
Elementary Education and Teaching 26
French Language Teacher Education 2
German Language Teacher Education 0
Health Teacher Education 0
Latin Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Music Teacher Education 33
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 4
Physics Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 7
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 3
German Language and Literature 1
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management 6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 41
History, General 7
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Financial Mathematics 4
Mathematics, General 12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 12
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Sciences 1
Nutrition Sciences 10
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 6
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 2
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other 27
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 3
Religion/Religious Studies 7
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 15
Physics, General 4
Psychology, General 32
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 19
Social Sciences
Economics, General 3
International Relations and Affairs 1
Political Science and Government, General 17
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 13
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 23
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 9
Music Performance, General 9
Music Theory and Composition 6
Music, General 7
Visual and Performing Arts, General 0

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