• Top 23% in women's field hockey in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 15% for spending per athlete in women's field hockey in Division I
  • Top 21% for international students in women's field hockey
  • 59% in women's field hockey in Division I for ACT score
  • 74% in women's field hockey in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division I
Big Ten Conference
Overall Retention:
International Retention:
International Athletes:
In-State Athletes:
Average Class Year:
Average Class Year:
Average Class Year:
Average Class Year:

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.

Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Advertising
  • Psychology, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 39
Animal Sciences, General 134
Food Science 28
Horticultural Science 29
Soil Science and Agronomy, General 82
Architecture and Related Services
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 16
Landscape Architecture 13
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Women's Studies 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 24
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 48
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 372
Botany/Plant Biology 8
Entomology 4
Environmental Biology 21
Microbiology, General 41
Molecular Genetics 54
Neuroscience 56
Physiology, General 81
Zoology/Animal Biology 126
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 275
Actuarial Science 25
Business Administration and Management, General 132
Finance, General 310
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 220
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 35
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 322
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 151
Merchandising and Buying Operations 2
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Communications Technology/Technician 5
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 394
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 6
Journalism 96
Mass Communication/Media Studies 192
Radio and Television 1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 289
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 103
Agricultural Teacher Education 3
Art Teacher Education 9
Education, General 188
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 69
History Teacher Education 16
Agricultural Engineering 30
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 62
Computer Engineering, General 22
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 97
Engineering, General 41
Engineering, Other 12
Materials Engineering 17
Mechanical Engineering 167
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 36
Packaging Science 206
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 113
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 49
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development 24
Family and Community Services 104
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 8
Chinese Language and Literature 11
French Language and Literature 8
German Language and Literature 11
Japanese Language and Literature 4
Linguistics 10
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 39
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 23
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 87
Dietetics/Dietitian 77
Pre-Veterinary Studies 7
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 192
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant 22
History, General 45
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 194
Legal Professions and Studies
Pre-Law Studies 71
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 51
Mathematics and Statistics
Computational Mathematics 2
Mathematics, General 53
Statistics, General 23
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 3
International/Global Studies 56
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 52
Nutrition Sciences 44
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 4
Environmental Studies 26
Forestry, General 12
Natural Resource Economics 9
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 47
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 306
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 13
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 12
Religion/Religious Studies 7
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 2
Chemical Physics 3
Chemistry, General 60
Geology/Earth Science, General 26
Physical Sciences 2
Physics, General 32
Psychology, General 391
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 1
Public Policy Analysis, General 13
Social Work 59
Social Sciences
Anthropology 33
Economics, General 287
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 5
Geography 15
International Relations and Affairs 101
Political Science and Government, General 91
Social Sciences, General 243
Sociology 95
Urban Studies/Affairs 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
Art/Art Studies, General 64
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 27
Fashion/Apparel Design 27
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 2
Interior Design 22
Jazz/Jazz Studies 13
Music Pedagogy 36
Music Performance, General 22
Music Theory and Composition 3
Music, General 4

What Sparks is About