• Top 9% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 5% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 33% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 25% 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:
18 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Midsize
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 32
Environmental Design/Architecture 4
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 4
American Indian/Native American Studies 5
Area Studies, Other 0
Women's Studies 10
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 32
Botany/Plant Biology 2
Microbiology, General 85
Zoology/Animal Biology 123
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 149
Business Administration and Management, General 29
Business/Managerial Economics 10
Construction Management 10
Finance, General 95
Human Resources Management and Services, Other 107
Management Information Systems, General 38
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 95
Organizational Behavior Studies 214
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 73
Broadcast Journalism 50
Journalism 170
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 121
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 22
Information Science/Studies 12
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 28
Elementary Education and Teaching 72
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 15
Foreign Language Teacher Education 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 7
Music Teacher Education 22
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 3
Social Studies Teacher Education 11
Special Education and Teaching, General 14
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 22
Architectural Engineering 5
Chemical Engineering 51
Civil Engineering, General 28
Computer Engineering, General 15
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 61
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 3
Engineering, General 0
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 13
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 0
Industrial Engineering 38
Mechanical Engineering 86
Petroleum Engineering 125
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 58
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 5
Chinese Language and Literature 8
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 5
French Language and Literature 6
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 6
Italian Language and Literature 1
Japanese Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 15
Russian Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature 30
Health Professions and Related Programs
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management 0
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 2
History, General 52
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 65
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 107
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 218
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 27
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 98
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 273
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 3
Environmental Studies 27
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 115
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 1
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 8
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 1
Astrophysics 2
Chemistry, General 52
Geology/Earth Science, General 15
Geophysics and Seismology 4
Meteorology 42
Physics, General 10
Psychology, General 156
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 12
Social Work 42
Social Sciences
Anthropology 45
Economics, General 35
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 10
Geography 16
Political Science and Government, General 60
Sociology 98
Transportation and Materials Moving
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General 26
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
Dance, General 19
Design and Visual Communications, General 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 35
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 20
Fine/Studio Arts, General 58
Interior Design 15
Music Pedagogy 1
Music, General 25
Musical Theatre 14

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