• Top 7% for spending per athlete in men's baseball in Division III
  • Top 9% in men's baseball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 10% in men's baseball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division III
Northwest Conference

Meet Dave

Director of Experiential Education

Dave Payne heads Sparks' experiential education division - namely, sport camps across the US and in Europe and New Zealand. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Education and a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at San Diego and is a former collegiate athlete and high school head coach. He has worked at Sparks since 2011; Dave's passion is synthesizing athletic environments that encourage holistic growth.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
9 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
More Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Economics, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Asian Studies/Civilization 3
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 20
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 48
Environmental Biology 5
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 7
Engineering, General 3
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 14
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
French Language and Literature 8
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Health Professions and Related Programs
Behavioral Aspects of Health 1
International Public Health/International Health 0
History, General 14
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 0
Financial Mathematics 10
Mathematics, General 9
Mathematics, Other 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 13
Religion/Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 1
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 1
Astrophysics 4
Chemistry, General 12
Chemistry, Other 2
Geochemistry 0
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 4
Geology/Earth Science, General 14
Geophysics and Seismology 0
Physics, General 2
Psychology, General 35
Social Sciences
Anthropology 8
Economics, General 22
Economics, Other 1
Political Science and Government, General 17
Political Science and Government, Other 4
Social Sciences, Other 8
Sociology 17
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 12
Fine/Studio Arts, General 14
Jazz/Jazz Studies 0
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 3
Music Theory and Composition 3
Music, General 0

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