Drake University Men's and Women's Basketball

Men's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Missouri Valley Conference

Women's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Missouri Valley Conference

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
13 to 1
Campus Setting :
City: Midsize
Selectivity :
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus :
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options :
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
Testing Required :
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid :
Academics :
Top 3 Majors :
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Actuarial Science

Meet Leigh

Counseling Associate

Leigh holds a B.A. in International Relations from Brown University and an M.Ed. from Stanford University. She is a former NCAA Division I and US National Team coxswain who has coached rowing Harvard-Radcliffe and at the high school level. Together, these coaching experiences help her better prepare her clients to make the jump from high school sports to college athletics. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2016.

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Majors and Degrees

Major Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other 26
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 27
Neuroscience 9
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 29
Accounting and Business/Management 1
Accounting and Finance 9
Accounting and Related Services, Other 43
Actuarial Science 47
Business Administration and Management, General 27
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 6
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 4
Finance, General 29
International Business/Trade/Commerce 10
Management Information Systems, General 8
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 50
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 17
Broadcast Journalism 3
Journalism, Other 20
Public Relations/Image Management 22
Radio and Television 7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 17
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 1
Elementary Education and Teaching 24
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 8
Secondary Education and Teaching 20
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
Rhetoric and Composition 3
Writing, General 15
Health Professions and Related Programs
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 34
History, General 11
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 26
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 14
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 7
Environmental Studies 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Ethics 0
Philosophy 5
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 1
Chemistry, General 7
Physics, General 1
Psychology, General 50
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 0
Social Sciences
Anthropology, Other 1
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 2
Economics, General 7
International Relations and Affairs 12
Political Science and Government, General 18
Sociology 20
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
Commercial and Advertising Art 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 4
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 7
Drawing 5
Graphic Design 20
Music Performance, General 8
Music, General 4
Music, Other 4
Painting 2
Sculpture 0
Voice and Opera 0

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Sparks gives you the edge you need to navigate the recruiting process and make smart choices for academic, athletic, and personal growth.
Beyond school lists and timelines, Sparks clients work with their college counselor to:

  • Partner with experienced advisors to eliminate stress and uncertainty at every milestone
  • Understand the recruiting timeline for high school players
  • Weigh their options between high school varsity and AAU teams
  • Determine where they stand in regards to verified statistics

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