• Top 43% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 9% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 11% in men's baseball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 21% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 12% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.

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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:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, Other 26
Animal Sciences, General 104
Food Science 24
Horticultural Science 21
Plant Sciences, General 14
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 118
Environmental Design/Architecture 23
Landscape Architecture 0
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 2
American Indian/Native American Studies 5
American/United States Studies/Civilization 5
East Asian Studies 0
European Studies/Civilization 0
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 3
Latin American Studies 0
Russian Studies 0
Women's Studies 12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 94
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 57
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 273
Botany/Plant Biology, Other 4
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology 72
Ecology 33
Exercise Physiology 184
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 29
Neuroscience 71
Physiology, General 71
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 115
Business Administration and Management, General 1
Finance, General 149
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 70
Insurance 8
International Business/Trade/Commerce 1
Labor and Industrial Relations 28
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 178
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 0
Operations Management and Supervision 45
Retailing and Retail Operations 53
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General 26
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 21
Journalism 242
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 199
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst 61
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 15
Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other 24
Agricultural Teacher Education 23
Business Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Education, Other 176
Elementary Education and Teaching 89
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 21
Music Teacher Education 8
Technical Teacher Education 0
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 61
Agricultural Engineering 33
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 78
Chemical Engineering 85
Civil Engineering, General 73
Computer Engineering, General 40
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 133
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 7
Industrial Engineering 19
Materials Engineering 45
Mechanical Engineering 219
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 183
Rhetoric and Composition 290
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 16
Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 128
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other 2
Housing and Human Environments, General 4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 5
Comparative Literature 10
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 45
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 9
French Language and Literature 12
German Language and Literature 4
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 5
Hebrew Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 3
Japanese Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 1
Linguistics 21
Russian Language and Literature 2
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Spanish Language and Literature 52
Health Professions and Related Programs
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 0
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 63
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 22
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other 1
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other 0
Music Therapy/Therapist 1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 126
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 0
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General 0
History, General 97
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 202
Statistics, General 60
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 0
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 224
Nutrition Sciences 91
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 79
Environmental Studies 1
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management 36
Forestry, Other 24
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 2
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other 1
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 75
Personal and Culinary Services
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General 39
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 3
Philosophy 27
Religion/Religious Studies 8
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 12
Chemistry, General 147
Geology/Earth Science, General 18
Geophysics and Seismology 0
Physics, General 46
Developmental and Child Psychology 93
Psychology, General 463
Social Sciences
Anthropology 44
Applied Economics 66
Criminology 118
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 3
Economics, General 253
Geography 24
International Relations and Affairs 73
Political Science and Government, General 188
Sociology 65
Urban Studies/Affairs 24
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 17
Art/Art Studies, General 101
Dance, General 13
Design and Visual Communications, General 1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 47
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 0
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 31
Graphic Design 56
Interior Design 23
Music, General 39

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