• Top 35% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 54% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 35% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 34% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
14 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 20
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting and Related Services, Other 7
Business Administration and Management, General 51
Finance, General 3
Marketing, Other 4
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 1
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 11
Journalism 1
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 20
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 5
Art Teacher Education 1
Biology Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 7
Elementary Education and Teaching 22
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 3
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 2
Music Teacher Education 6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Social Science Teacher Education 1
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Pre-Engineering 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 5
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 4
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 1
Pre-Nursing Studies 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 4
History, General 3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 7
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 7
Mathematics, General 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 16
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Religion/Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Psychology, General 26
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 11
Public Administration 0
Social Work 11
Social Sciences
American Government and Politics (United States) 4
Social Sciences, General 8
Social Sciences, Other 3
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 51
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology 15
Religious/Sacred Music 10
Youth Ministry 5
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 10
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0
Music Performance, General 0
Music, General 10

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