Summary

  • Top 6% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 74% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 4% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 23% in men's baseball in Division I 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:
707
Tuition:
$37,730
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,042
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Remote
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
39%
% Students on Campus:
74%
% Students from out of State:
31%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
SAT Midpoint:
1033
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 27
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 4
Business Administration and Management, General 15
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 1
Finance, General 0
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 0
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 1
Japanese Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 2
History
History, General 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 8
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 18
Social Sciences
Anthropology 3
Economics, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 5
Social Sciences, Other 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 6
Music, General 4

What Sparks is About