• Top 16% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 15% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 22% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 23% 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:
19 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 Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
Chinese Studies 0
European Studies/Civilization 1
Latin American Studies 0
Women's Studies 8
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 17
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 289
Exercise Physiology 303
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 54
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 126
Business Administration and Management, General 228
Business/Managerial Economics 29
Finance, General 252
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 184
Insurance 54
International Business/Trade/Commerce 81
Management Science 129
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 141
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 25
Real Estate 5
Retailing and Retail Operations 161
Tourism and Travel Services Management 29
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 76
Broadcast Journalism 45
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 60
Journalism 25
Mass Communication/Media Studies 0
Public Relations/Image Management 211
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 43
Information Science/Studies 1
Information Technology 65
Art Teacher Education 8
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 95
Elementary Education and Teaching 81
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 28
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 14
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 45
Chemical Engineering 39
Civil Engineering, General 58
Computer Engineering, General 29
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 49
Mechanical Engineering 118
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 101
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
Comparative Literature 1
French Language and Literature 8
German Language and Literature 6
Russian Language and Literature 8
Spanish Language and Literature 14
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 21
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist 1
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 0
Public Health, Other 159
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 214
History, General 100
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 209
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 132
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 51
Statistics, General 4
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 16
Environmental Studies 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 144
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 13
Religion/Religious Studies 10
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 37
Geology/Earth Science, General 9
Geophysics and Seismology 1
Physics, General 12
Experimental Psychology 306
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 47
Social Sciences
Anthropology 28
Economics, General 54
Geography 14
International Relations and Affairs 52
Political Science and Government, General 138
Sociology 60
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 14
Dance, General 11
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 4
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 61
Fine/Studio Arts, General 60
Music, General 64

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