Northern Michigan University Women's Cross Country


  • Top 7% in women's cross country in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 46% in women's cross country in Division II for ACT score
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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:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
21 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Remote
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Nursing Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
German Studies 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 53
Ecology 12
Microbiology, General 7
Physiology, General 51
Zoology/Animal Biology 15
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 27
Accounting and Finance 7
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business Administration and Management, General 39
Business/Commerce, General 0
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 0
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 8
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 14
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 30
Management Information Systems, General 13
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 33
Small Business Administration/Management 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 6
Public Relations/Image Management 34
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 18
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 15
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 2
Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance 0
Art Teacher Education 1
Biology Teacher Education 5
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Education, Other 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances 4
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 31
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 8
French Language Teacher Education 0
Health Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 10
Music Teacher Education 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 15
Physics Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 8
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education 0
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician 0
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 12
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 4
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Industrial Technology/Technician 7
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 8
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 26
English Language and Literature, General 18
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management 0
Human Development and Family Studies, General 4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 19
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 13
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other 24
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 17
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 0
Nursing Administration 85
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 0
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant 0
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 20
Surgical Technology/Technologist 0
History, General 27
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 0
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 73
Security and Loss Prevention Services 5
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Pre-Law Studies 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 6
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician 0
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology 0
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 11
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 9
Environmental Studies 42
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management 10
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 18
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 21
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 17
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 5
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Forensic Chemistry 8
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Physics, General 2
Experimental Psychology 14
Psychology, General 23
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 2
Social Work 44
Social Sciences
Economics, General 17
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 4
Geography 1
International Relations and Affairs 3
Political Science and Government, General 13
Sociology 13
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1
Art/Art Studies, General 91
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 14
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Music, General 3

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