Summary

  • Top 95% in men's basketball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • 56% in men's basketball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 42% in men's basketball in Division II for SAT score

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:
1,523
Tuition:
$32,954
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$23,247
Classroom Ratio:
16 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Midsize
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
44%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
1005
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Moderate
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Education, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 31
Business Administration and Management, General 74
Education
Education, General 43
Elementary Education and Teaching 18
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 16
History
History, General 18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 20
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 39
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 3
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 21
Psychology
Applied Psychology 11
Psychology, General 16
Social Sciences
American Government and Politics (United States) 7
Sociology 0
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 9

Summary

  • Top 95% in women's basketball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • 56% in women's basketball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 42% in women's basketball in Division II for SAT score

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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,523
Tuition:
$32,954
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$23,247
Classroom Ratio:
16 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Midsize
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
44%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
1005
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Moderate
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Education, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 31
Business Administration and Management, General 74
Education
Education, General 43
Elementary Education and Teaching 18
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 16
History
History, General 18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 20
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 39
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 3
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 21
Psychology
Applied Psychology 11
Psychology, General 16
Social Sciences
American Government and Politics (United States) 7
Sociology 0
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 9

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