• Top 30% in men's baseball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 7% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division II
  • Top 17% in men's baseball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 20% in men's baseball in Division II 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:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Chinese Studies 4
Russian Studies 1
Women's Studies 11
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 113
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 15
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 125
Business/Commerce, General 25
Business/Managerial Economics 27
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 0
Finance, General 137
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 131
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 16
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 40
Management Science 153
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 162
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 120
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 35
Journalism 14
Radio and Television 35
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 91
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 58
Information Science/Studies 39
Art Teacher Education 10
Computer Teacher Education 52
Education, General 0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 263
Special Education and Teaching, General 0
Computer Engineering, General 7
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 10
Engineering, General 18
Manufacturing Engineering 6
Mechanical Engineering 20
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician 23
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 138
Writing, General 43
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 9
French Language and Literature 7
German Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language and Literature 39
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 24
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 19
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 52
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 212
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 230
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 211
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 29
History, General 53
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 144
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 26
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 116
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 85
Statistics, General 28
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 31
Biopsychology 10
Natural Resources and Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 64
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 16
Religion/Religious Studies, Other 3
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 32
Geochemistry 0
Geology/Earth Science, General 15
Physics, General 7
Psychology, General 285
Social Psychology 0
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 68
Social Work 118
Social Sciences
Anthropology 30
Economics, General 19
Geography 10
International Relations and Affairs 28
Political Science and Government, General 41
Social Sciences, General 72
Sociology 31
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 2
Dance, General 9
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 70
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 62
Music, General 45
Photography 16

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