• Top 57% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 15% for spending per athlete in men's baseball
  • 71% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • 73% 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:
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 Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Dorms Female
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
Women's Studies 10
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 30
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 136
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 61
Business Administration and Management, General 325
Business/Managerial Economics 21
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 23
Finance, General 41
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 22
International Business/Trade/Commerce 29
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 76
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 94
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 19
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 53
Art Teacher Education 4
Biology Teacher Education 1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 6
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 32
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 13
Elementary Education and Teaching 77
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 12
French Language Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 9
Mathematics Teacher Education 3
Music Teacher Education 27
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 10
Social Science Teacher Education 3
Social Studies Teacher Education 18
Spanish Language Teacher Education 2
Special Education and Teaching, General 31
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 81
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 35
Human Development and Family Studies, General 110
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 6
French Language and Literature 7
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 31
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 20
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 1
Public Health Education and Promotion 69
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 145
History, General 45
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 120
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 18
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Nutrition Sciences 43
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 102
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 67
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 5
Religion/Religious Studies 7
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 9
Physics, General 8
Psychology, General 175
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 89
Social Sciences
Anthropology 16
Economics, General 18
Geography 25
Political Science and Government, General 67
Sociology 112
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 12
Dance, General 20
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 50
Fine and Studio Arts Management 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 63
Interior Design 26
Jazz/Jazz Studies 6
Music Performance, General 15
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 13

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