Summary

  • Top 59% in men's baseball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 30% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division II
  • Top 10% in men's baseball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 21% in men's baseball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 11% in men's baseball in Division II for SAT score

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I collegiate coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
9,967
Tuition:
$24,103
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,664
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
59%
Transfer Out Rate:
30%
% Students on Campus:
32%
% Students from out of State:
12%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
24
SAT Midpoint:
1120
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American Indian/Native American Studies 4
Chinese Studies 1
Latin American Studies 0
Women's Studies 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 37
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 122
Biomedical Sciences, General 2
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology 32
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 86
Business Administration and Management, General 72
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 3
Finance, General 78
Marketing, Other 17
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 102
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Printing Management 8
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 22
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 102
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 26
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 51
Education
Art Teacher Education 4
Education, Other 61
Foreign Language Teacher Education 4
Health Teacher Education 17
Indian/Native American Education 0
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 25
Mathematics Teacher Education 11
Music Teacher Education 7
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 6
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 5
Social Studies Teacher Education 17
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 2
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 1
Engineering
Chemical Engineering 55
Civil Engineering, General 63
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 33
Industrial Engineering 6
Mechanical Engineering 76
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 4
Linguistics 1
Spanish Language and Literature 11
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 6
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 24
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 53
Public Health Education and Promotion 19
History
History, General 25
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 26
Statistics, General 24
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 15
Environmental Studies 21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 60
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 19
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 9
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 25
Geology/Earth Science, General 16
Physics, General 8
Physics, Other 2
Psychology
Psychology, General 167
Social Sciences
Anthropology 14
Criminology 72
Economics, General 27
Economics, Other 0
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 6
Geography 7
International Relations and Affairs 15
Political Science and Government, General 26
Sociology 16
Urban Studies/Affairs 3
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1
Art/Art Studies, General 4
Commercial and Advertising Art 33
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 29
Fine/Studio Arts, General 19
Music Performance, General 4
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 4
Music, Other 3

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