• Top 47% in men's baseball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 52% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division I
  • 51% in men's baseball in Division I for ACT score
  • 52% 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
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 8
Area Studies, Other 58
Women's Studies 20
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Bioinformatics 14
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 365
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 96
Business/Commerce, General 336
Business/Managerial Economics 76
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 7
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 138
Real Estate 15
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 272
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 66
Information Science/Studies 107
Art Teacher Education 25
Health Teacher Education 148
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 65
Chemical Engineering 28
Computer Engineering, General 12
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 35
Mechanical Engineering 86
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 131
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 47
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 41
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 24
Nursing Practice 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 37
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 266
History, General 107
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 226
Forensic Science and Technology 58
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 82
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 52
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 106
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 158
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 62
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 22
Religion/Religious Studies 26
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 134
Physics, General 13
Psychology, General 484
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 80
Social Sciences
Anthropology 29
Political Science and Government, General 125
Sociology 81
Urban Studies/Affairs 35
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 16
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 19
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry 33
Dance, General 13
Design and Applied Arts, Other 35
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 46
Fashion/Apparel Design 87
Graphic Design 52
Illustration 75
Interior Design 25
Music Performance, General 64
Painting 41
Photography 36
Sculpture 34

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