• Top 14% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 18% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 40% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 44% 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:
17 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
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Economics 79
Agricultural Public Services, Other 53
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 10
Agronomy and Crop Science 9
Animal Sciences, General 35
Food Science 6
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management 63
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 54
Landscape Architecture 16
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 206
Biotechnology 42
Plant Molecular Biology 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 180
Business/Commerce, General 144
Business/Managerial Economics 55
Finance, General 150
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 25
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 1
International Business/Trade/Commerce 0
Management Science 4
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 159
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 42
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 150
Radio and Television 33
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 170
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 66
Art Teacher Education 5
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 8
Elementary Education and Teaching 116
Health Teacher Education 4
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 10
Music Teacher Education 22
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 241
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 4
Social Studies Teacher Education 29
Special Education and Teaching, General 27
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 10
Technical Teacher Education 13
Agricultural Engineering 27
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 81
Computer Engineering, General 27
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 52
Materials Engineering 14
Mechanical Engineering 122
Mining and Mineral Engineering 40
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 89
Rhetoric and Composition 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 37
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 54
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 61
Human Development and Family Studies, General 3
Human Nutrition 46
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 4
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 6
French Language and Literature 9
German Language and Literature 6
Japanese Language and Literature 6
Linguistics 7
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 34
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 43
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 25
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 6
Physician Assistant 0
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 211
History, General 56
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Financial Mathematics 24
Mathematics, General 30
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 56
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 8
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 2
Forest Sciences and Biology 16
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 29
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 21
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 39
Geology/Earth Science, General 11
Physics, General 8
Psychology, General 190
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 66
Social Sciences
Anthropology 26
Economics, General 69
Geography 13
Political Science and Government, General 99
Sociology 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General 21
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 18
Fine/Studio Arts, General 29
Interior Design 18
Music History, Literature, and Theory 10
Music Performance, General 18

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