• Top 23% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 31% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 35% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 35% 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:
22 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
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 4
American/United States Studies/Civilization 1
Women's Studies 9
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 268
Biomedical Sciences, General 457
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 45
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 261
Business Administration and Management, General 99
Business/Commerce, General 261
Business/Managerial Economics 34
Finance, General 287
International Business/Trade/Commerce 37
Management Information Systems, General 133
Marketing, Other 4
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 244
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 237
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 91
Information Science/Studies 0
Information Technology 69
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 28
Elementary Education and Teaching 132
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 38
Foreign Language Teacher Education 3
Mathematics Teacher Education 30
Music Teacher Education 21
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 45
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 7
Social Science Teacher Education 39
Special Education and Teaching, General 23
Chemical Engineering 71
Civil Engineering, General 95
Computer Engineering, General 36
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 87
Industrial Engineering 42
Mechanical Engineering 136
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 190
Rhetoric and Composition 200
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
French Language and Literature 7
German Language and Literature 4
Italian Language and Literature 1
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 27
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 26
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 146
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 7
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 407
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 9
Public Health, General 353
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 542
History, General 96
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 149
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 24
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 53
Statistics, General 12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 93
Gerontology 28
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 123
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 22
Religion/Religious Studies 20
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 57
Geology/Earth Science, General 25
Physics, General 18
Psychology, General 596
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 72
Social Work 79
Social Sciences
Anthropology 78
Criminology 366
Economics, General 80
Geography 15
International Relations and Affairs 145
Political Science and Government, General 143
Social Sciences, General 125
Sociology 111
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 20
Art/Art Studies, General 30
Dance, General 15
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 25
Fine/Studio Arts, General 36
Music Performance, General 19
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 19

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