• Top 62% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 16% for spending per athlete in men's baseball
  • Top 18% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 25% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Marcus

Counseling Associate

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
20 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: 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
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
  • Economics, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, Other 4
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 0
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture 26
Animal Sciences, General 183
Animal Sciences, Other 16
Food Science 77
International Agriculture 14
Plant Sciences, General 18
Soil Science and Agronomy, General 0
Viticulture and Enology 41
Architecture and Related Services
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 79
Environmental Design/Architecture 4
Landscape Architecture 37
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 8
American Indian/Native American Studies 4
American/United States Studies/Civilization 10
Asian-American Studies 16
East Asian Studies 6
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 31
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
Women's Studies 15
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 0
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 357
Biotechnology 76
Botany/Plant Biology 18
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology 46
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 28
Entomology 9
Environmental Toxicology 29
Exercise Physiology 144
Genetics, General 94
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 0
Microbiology, General 58
Molecular Biochemistry 250
Neurobiology and Anatomy 307
Physiology, General 0
Zoology/Animal Biology 44
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business/Managerial Economics 398
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 218
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 154
Agricultural Teacher Education 9
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 33
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 95
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 16
Chemical Engineering 74
Civil Engineering, General 136
Computer Engineering, General 79
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2
Engineering, General 98
Materials Engineering 13
Mechanical Engineering 164
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 185
Rhetoric and Composition 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 17
Human Development and Family Studies, General 249
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 14
Comparative Literature 10
French Language and Literature 3
German Language and Literature 5
Italian Language and Literature 3
Japanese Language and Literature 18
Linguistics 38
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 58
Health Professions and Related Programs
Pharmaceutical Sciences 124
History, General 114
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 21
Computational Mathematics 3
Mathematics, General 42
Statistics, General 39
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 3
Marine Sciences 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 6
Nutrition Sciences 162
Science, Technology and Society 7
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 77
Environmental Studies 0
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other 71
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 35
Urban Forestry 13
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 29
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 7
Chemical Physics 0
Chemistry, General 59
Geology/Earth Science, General 19
Hydrology and Water Resources Science 3
Optics/Optical Sciences 0
Physical Sciences, Other 1
Physics, General 37
Physics, Other 10
Psychology, General 0
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other 607
Social Sciences
Anthropology 100
Economics, General 459
International Relations and Affairs 165
Political Science and Government, General 218
Political Science and Government, Other 27
Sociology 220
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 18
Design and Visual Communications, General 130
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 20
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 23
Fine/Studio Arts, General 45
Music, General 27
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 21

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