• Top 21% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 8% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • Top 18% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 20% in men's baseball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christina

Counseling Associate

Before starting as a college counselor with Sparks in 2011, Christina coached and recruited at Harvard, Michigan, and Washington State Universities. She holds a B.A. from Michigan and an Ed.M. from Boston University and has also coached on the high school level. Beyond her work as a counselor with Sparks, she also helped build the firm's experiential education division.

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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:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Psychology, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Food Science 0
Architecture and Related Services
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology 39
Architectural History and Criticism, General 0
Architecture 52
Architecture and Related Services, Other 0
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 33
Environmental Design/Architecture 0
Landscape Architecture 14
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
American Indian/Native American Studies 11
Area Studies, Other 96
Asian Studies/Civilization 53
Canadian Studies 0
Chinese Studies 0
East Asian Studies 0
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 48
European Studies/Civilization 14
German Studies 0
Japanese Studies 0
Korean Studies 0
Latin American Studies 5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 0
Russian Studies 0
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 0
Scandinavian Studies 4
South Asian Studies 0
Southeast Asian Studies 0
Women's Studies 19
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 254
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 286
Biomedical Sciences, General 0
Botany/Plant Biology 5
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 180
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other 38
Microbiology, General 66
Neurobiology and Anatomy 61
Physiology, General 133
Zoology/Animal Biology 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 193
Business Administration and Management, General 27
Construction Management 0
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 25
Finance, General 211
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 16
Management Information Systems, General 60
Management Science 36
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 145
Transportation/Mobility Management 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 44
Political Communication 0
Radio and Television 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 438
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 159
Informatics 122
Information Technology 49
Art Teacher Education 0
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 0
Biology Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 0
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Education, Other 147
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 0
Foreign Language Teacher Education 0
French Language Teacher Education 0
Geography Teacher Education 0
German Language Teacher Education 0
Health Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 0
Latin Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 14
Music Teacher Education 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Physics Teacher Education 0
Psychology Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Special Education and Teaching, Other 0
Speech Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 0
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 0
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education 0
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 58
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 45
Ceramic Sciences and Engineering 0
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 16
Chemical Engineering 64
Civil Engineering, General 109
Computer Engineering, General 61
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 190
Engineering, Other 4
Forest Engineering 0
Industrial Engineering 46
Materials Engineering 58
Mechanical Engineering 96
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering 23
Metallurgical Engineering 0
Mining and Mineral Engineering 0
Operations Research 3
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 63
English Language and Literature, General 135
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textile Manufacture 0
Apparel and Textiles, General 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 1
Chinese Language and Literature 2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 5
Comparative Literature 24
Danish Language and Literature 0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
French Language and Literature 17
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 9
Italian Language and Literature 4
Japanese Language and Literature 19
Korean Language and Literature 3
Latin Language and Literature 1
Linguistics 61
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 10
Norwegian Language and Literature 3
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Russian Language and Literature 7
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Spanish Language and Literature 37
Swedish Language and Literature 2
Uralic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 24
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist 0
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 66
Community Health and Preventive Medicine 0
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 0
Dietetics/Dietitian 0
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Environmental Health 13
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator 30
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 0
Orthotist/Prosthetist 0
Pharmacy 0
Physical Therapy/Therapist 0
Physician Assistant 40
Public Health, General 126
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 138
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 1
History, General 101
History, Other 38
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 0
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 70
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 9
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Library Science
Library and Information Science 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, Other 37
Computational Mathematics 27
Mathematics, General 203
Mathematics, Other 0
Statistics, General 21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Human Computer Interaction 19
Natural Sciences 0
Nutrition Sciences 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 110
Environmental Studies 50
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management 0
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management 0
Forest Sciences and Biology 0
Forestry, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other 0
Urban Forestry 0
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 0
Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 0
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other 0
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Islamic Studies 0
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 43
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 3
Atmospheric Chemistry and Climatology 0
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 15
Chemistry, General 74
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 16
Geology/Earth Science, General 38
Geophysics and Seismology 7
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 24
Physics, General 89
Psychology, General 370
Psychology, Other 0
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 40
Social Sciences
Anthropology 166
Economics, General 283
Geography 84
Physical and Biological Anthropology 1
Political Science and Government, General 198
Political Science and Government, Other 88
Social Sciences, General 49
Sociology 210
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 13
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 38
Art/Art Studies, General 77
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 0
Dance, General 15
Design and Visual Communications, General 21
Directing and Theatrical Production 6
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 12
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 7
Industrial and Product Design 20
Jazz/Jazz Studies 3
Keyboard Instruments 3
Metal and Jewelry Arts 1
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 4
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 7
Music, Other 0
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 2
Painting 19
Percussion Instruments 0
Photography 17
Sculpture 0
Stringed Instruments 4
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism 1
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 0
Voice and Opera 1

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