• Top 63% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 44% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • 52% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 28% 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: Midsize
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 178
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 94
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 580
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 183
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 59
Information Technology 5
Biology Teacher Education 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities 17
Elementary Education and Teaching 143
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 5
French Language Teacher Education 1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 15
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 10
Mathematics Teacher Education 8
Music Teacher Education 4
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 26
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 33
English Language and Literature, General 76
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 12
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 28
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 10
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 42
Public Health Education and Promotion 39
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 163
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 51
History, General 48
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 33
Statistics, General 5
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 30
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 69
Environmental Studies 21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 14
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 96
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 44
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 18
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 52
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 11
Physics, General 9
Psychology, General 212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 95
Social Sciences
Anthropology 28
Criminology 95
Economics, General 14
Geography 10
Political Science and Government, General 58
Sociology 27
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 11
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 87
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 31
Fine/Studio Arts, General 25
Music Performance, General 1
Music, General 10

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