Summary

  • Top 71% in men's basketball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 52% for spending per athlete in men's basketball in Division I
  • Top 47% in men's basketball in Division I for ACT score
  • 55% in men's basketball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
2,940
Tuition:
$61,227
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$33,075
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Fringe
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
71%
% Students on Campus:
55%
% Students from out of State:
9%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
SAT Midpoint:
1100
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 1
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 0
European Studies/Civilization 8
Japanese Studies 0
Latin American Studies 2
Women's Studies 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 8
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 36
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 45
Business Administration and Management, General 2
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 1
Business/Commerce, General 154
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 56
Engineering
Engineering, General 2
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 27
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 1
Italian Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 31
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0
History
History, General 13
History, Other 0
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 53
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 1
Mathematics, General 7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biopsychology 0
Mathematics and Computer Science 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 9
Environmental Studies 4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 0
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other 22
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 19
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Chemistry, Other 0
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Developmental and Child Psychology 7
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 0
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 0
Psychology, General 33
Psychology, Other 26
Social Sciences
Anthropology 3
Anthropology, Other 1
Archeology 1
Economics, General 22
Political Science and Government, General 24
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General 0
Dance, General 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 6
Music, General 4
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 32

Summary

  • Top 86% in women's basketball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 15% for spending per athlete in women's basketball
  • Top 46% in women's basketball in Division I for ACT score
  • 55% in women's basketball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
2,940
Tuition:
$61,227
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$33,075
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Fringe
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
71%
% Students on Campus:
55%
% Students from out of State:
9%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
SAT Midpoint:
1100
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 1
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 0
European Studies/Civilization 8
Japanese Studies 0
Latin American Studies 2
Women's Studies 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 8
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 36
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 45
Business Administration and Management, General 2
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 1
Business/Commerce, General 154
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 56
Engineering
Engineering, General 2
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 27
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 1
Italian Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 31
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0
History
History, General 13
History, Other 0
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 53
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 1
Mathematics, General 7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biopsychology 0
Mathematics and Computer Science 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 9
Environmental Studies 4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 0
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other 22
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 19
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Chemistry, Other 0
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Developmental and Child Psychology 7
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 0
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 0
Psychology, General 33
Psychology, Other 26
Social Sciences
Anthropology 3
Anthropology, Other 1
Archeology 1
Economics, General 22
Political Science and Government, General 24
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General 0
Dance, General 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 6
Music, General 4
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 32

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