Northwest Missouri State University Men's and Women's Basketball

Men's Basketball

  • Division II
  • Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association

Women's Basketball

  • Division II
  • Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
20 to 1
Campus Setting :
Town: Remote
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
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% Students from out of State:
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Top 3 Majors :
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, 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
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations 44
Agriculture, General 18
Agronomy and Crop Science 11
Animal Sciences, General 15
Horticultural Science 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 38
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 23
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 3
Business Administration and Management, General 96
Business/Managerial Economics 3
Finance, General 19
International Business/Trade/Commerce 5
Management Information Systems, General 11
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 27
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 9
Communication, General 36
Journalism 0
Organizational Communication, General 0
Public Relations/Image Management 23
Radio and Television 2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 14
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 22
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 11
Agricultural Teacher Education 9
Art Teacher Education 2
Biology Teacher Education 1
Business Teacher Education 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 103
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 10
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 10
Mathematics Teacher Education 6
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 20
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 3
Social Science Teacher Education 9
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 4
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 12
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 14
Rhetoric and Composition 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management 4
Human Development and Family Studies, General 10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 1
Dietetics/Dietitian 21
Pre-Veterinary Studies 6
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 3
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 8
History, General 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 4
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 16
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 54
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 7
Geology/Earth Science, General 16
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 7
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 26
Psychology, General 61
Social Psychology 22
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 1
Social Sciences
Economics, General 3
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 7
Geography 2
Political Science and Government, General 15
Sociology 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Fine/Studio Arts, General 19
Music, General 2

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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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