Summary

  • Top 47% in men's baseball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 73% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division II
  • 66% in men's baseball in Division II for SAT score

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:
884
Tuition:
$28,770
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$14,804
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
37%
Transfer Out Rate:
40%
% Students on Campus:
59%
% Students from out of State:
25%
Testing Required:
No
SAT Midpoint:
960
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Graphics 2
Education
Business Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 7
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 4
Mathematics Teacher Education 4
Music Teacher Education 0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 0
History
History, General 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 1
Legal Professions and Studies
Pre-Law Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 18
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 12
Psychology
Psychology, General 16
Theology and Religious Vocations
Pastoral Studies/Counseling 13
Religious/Sacred Music 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Music, General 3

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