Lipscomb University Men's and Women's Basketball

Men's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Atlantic Sun Conference

Women's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Atlantic Sun Conference

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
12 to 1
Campus Setting :
City: Large
Selectivity :
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus :
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options :
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required :
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors :
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Psychology, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

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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Majors and Degrees

Major Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 6
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 22
Biophysics 0
Molecular Biology 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 25
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 0
Business/Managerial Economics 0
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other 1
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 6
Fashion Merchandising 3
Finance, General 6
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 28
Information Resources Management 1
International Business/Trade/Commerce 7
Management Information Systems, General 1
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 12
Organizational Leadership 17
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Health Communication 0
Journalism 0
Journalism, Other 11
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 2
Public Relations/Image Management 4
Radio and Television 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2
Sports Communication 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance 1
Computer Science 4
Information Technology 5
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 2
Art Teacher Education 0
Biology Teacher Education 0
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 26
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 5
French Language Teacher Education 0
German Language Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 5
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 4
Mathematics Teacher Education 5
Music Teacher Education 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3
Physics Teacher Education 0
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Civil Engineering, General 7
Computer Software Engineering 0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 3
Mechanical Engineering 12
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 0
General Literature 7
Rhetoric and Composition 0
Writing, General 10
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 0
Family Systems 2
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Art Therapy/Therapist 1
Dietetics/Dietitian 6
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 0
Pre-Dentistry Studies 0
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 0
Pre-Nursing Studies 0
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies 0
Pre-Optometry Studies 0
Pre-Pharmacy Studies 6
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 66
European History 1
History, General 8
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 2
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 14
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 0
Mathematics, General 7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 24
Sustainability Studies 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 2
Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Other 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 25
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 4
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Physics, General 0
Psychology, General 44
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 1
Social Work 16
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 4
Urban Studies/Affairs 0
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 10
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology 2
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other 2
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 0
Youth Ministry 6
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 3
Directing and Theatrical Production 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 5
Graphic Design 4
Keyboard Instruments 0
Music Performance, General 0
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 3
Musical Theatre 2
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 1
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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