• Top 31% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 21% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 40% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 40% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

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:
21 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: 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
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Accounting
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 73
Environmental Design/Architecture 8
Interior Architecture 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 94
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 284
Biotechnology 32
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 331
Business Administration and Management, General 111
Business/Corporate Communications 53
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 25
Finance, General 232
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 326
Human Resources Development 65
Management Information Systems, General 155
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 161
Operations Management and Supervision 286
Organizational Leadership 48
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General 113
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 72
Communication, General 21
Health Communication 10
Journalism 85
Mass Communication/Media Studies 5
Public Relations/Image Management 113
Radio and Television 104
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 47
Computer Graphics 45
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst 106
Information Science/Studies 15
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 15
Chemical Engineering 53
Civil Engineering, General 41
Computer Engineering, General 9
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 46
Industrial Engineering 19
Mechanical Engineering 78
Petroleum Engineering 65
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician 51
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 83
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 40
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 92
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 53
English Language and Literature, General 88
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Business Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 54
Human Development and Family Studies, General 64
Human Nutrition 134
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
American Sign Language (ASL) 9
Chinese Language and Literature 14
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 1
French Language and Literature 8
German Language and Literature 2
Italian Language and Literature 3
Linguistics 0
Spanish Language and Literature 28
Health Professions and Related Programs
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 54
Health and Wellness, General 154
Pharmaceutical Sciences 0
History, General 92
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 51
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematical Biology 16
Mathematics, General 94
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 0
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 227
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 256
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 84
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 10
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 45
Geology/Earth Science, General 57
Geophysics and Seismology 25
Physics, General 9
Psychology, General 473
Social Sciences
Anthropology 38
Economics, General 167
Political Science and Government, General 170
Sociology 58
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 9
Art/Art Studies, General 65
Dance, General 7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 22
Graphic Design 20
Industrial and Product Design 19
Music Performance, General 12
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 37
Painting 25
Photography 15
Sculpture 10

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