• Top 32% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 19% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 25% in men's baseball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 27% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 29% 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:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
16 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations 50
Agricultural Business and Management, Other 0
Agricultural Mechanization, General 15
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 1
Agriculture, General 34
Animal Sciences, General 109
Food Science 47
Horticultural Science 10
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 18
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management 1
Plant Sciences, General 16
Turf and Turfgrass Management 29
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 54
Landscape Architecture 30
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 0
African-American/Black Studies 13
Asian Studies/Civilization 9
East Asian Studies 0
Latin American Studies 3
Women's Studies 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 58
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 263
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 289
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 13
Toxicology 16
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 363
Actuarial Science 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 108
Business/Commerce, General 0
Business/Managerial Economics 0
Finance, General 405
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other 225
Labor and Industrial Relations 68
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 1
Management Information Systems, General 86
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 282
Organizational Behavior Studies 138
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 335
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 166
Journalism 281
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 126
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 85
Information Science/Studies 520
Adult and Continuing Education Administration 10
Agricultural Teacher Education 16
Art Teacher Education 10
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 173
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other 14
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
Foreign Language Teacher Education 9
Music Teacher Education 23
Secondary Education and Teaching 105
Special Education and Teaching, General 19
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 90
Agricultural Engineering 27
Architectural Engineering 79
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 68
Chemical Engineering 147
Civil Engineering, General 157
Computer Engineering, General 43
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 178
Engineering Science 33
Engineering, Other 62
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 29
Industrial Engineering 185
Mechanical Engineering 330
Mining and Mineral Engineering 7
Nuclear Engineering 65
Petroleum Engineering 137
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 117
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 137
Human Nutrition 127
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 5
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 10
Comparative Literature 11
French Language and Literature 32
German Language and Literature 12
Italian Language and Literature 4
Japanese Language and Literature 7
Russian Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language and Literature 81
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 19
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 154
Dietitian Assistant 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 125
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 16
Pre-Veterinary Studies 55
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 118
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 102
Veterinary Microbiology and Immunobiology 23
History, General 101
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 258
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0
Forensic Science and Technology 29
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 148
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 141
Statistics, General 51
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 139
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 2
Science, Technology and Society 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 30
Forest Sciences and Biology 16
Forest Technology/Technician 1
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other 52
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 39
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 309
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 102
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 1
Philosophy 29
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 20
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 46
Chemistry, General 47
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 33
Geology/Earth Science, General 150
Materials Science 49
Physics, General 42
Psychology, General 432
Science Technologies/Technicians
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician 35
Social Sciences
Anthropology 33
Archeology 8
Economics, General 433
Geography 39
International Relations and Affairs 163
Political Science and Government, General 141
Sociology 64
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 19
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 19
Art/Art Studies, General 62
Design and Applied Arts, Other 15
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 44
Graphic Design 15
Music Performance, General 3
Music, General 22
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 12
Visual and Performing Arts, General 33

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