• Top 4% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 10% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 49% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • 51% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
20 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Physiology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 52
Agricultural Business Technology 26
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 8
Agronomy and Crop Science 2
Animal Sciences, General 27
Plant Sciences, General 10
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 40
Architecture and Related Services, Other 17
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 62
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
East Asian Studies 17
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 4
Latin American Studies 9
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 60
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 73
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 124
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 34
Microbiology, General 72
Neuroscience 67
Physiology, General 277
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 170
Business/Managerial Economics 50
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 0
Finance, General 167
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 222
Management Information Systems, General 118
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 195
Operations Management and Supervision 3
Retail Management 102
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 111
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 218
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 40
Computer Science 98
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 1
Art Teacher Education 9
Elementary Education and Teaching 108
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 17
Mathematics Teacher Education 8
Music Teacher Education 12
Reading Teacher Education 41
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 5
Special Education and Teaching, General 73
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 24
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 42
Biological/Biosystems Engineering 15
Chemical Engineering 36
Civil Engineering, General 32
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other 87
Industrial Engineering 22
Mechanical Engineering 88
Mining and Mineral Engineering 27
Systems Engineering 24
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Engineering/Industrial Management 22
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 46
English Language and Literature, General 71
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 181
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 18
French Language and Literature 17
German Language and Literature 7
Italian Language and Literature 13
Linguistics 35
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 13
Russian Language and Literature 7
Spanish Language and Literature 85
Health Professions and Related Programs
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 87
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 22
Pre-Veterinary Studies 57
Public Health, General 199
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 101
History, General 101
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 48
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 86
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 21
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 311
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5
Nutrition Sciences 115
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 29
Environmental Studies 10
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 31
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 3
Philosophy 32
Philosophy, Other 23
Religion/Religious Studies 16
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 8
Chemistry, General 34
Geology/Earth Science, General 37
Hydrology and Water Resources Science 7
Materials Science 26
Optics/Optical Sciences 27
Physics, General 16
Psychology, General 469
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 97
Social Sciences
Anthropology 79
Applied Economics 15
Economics, General 162
Geography 26
Political Science and Government, General 240
Sociology 92
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 16
Brass Instruments 1
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 38
Dance, General 30
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 25
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 22
Fine/Studio Arts, General 104
Keyboard Instruments 1
Music Performance, General 9
Music, General 12
Musical Theatre 10
Percussion Instruments 1
Stringed Instruments 3
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 17
Visual and Performing Arts, General 1
Voice and Opera 1
Woodwind Instruments 4

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