Summary

  • Top 15% for retention in women's field hockey
  • Top 20% for international retention in women's field hockey in Division I
  • Top 45% in women's field hockey in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 13% tallest midfielders in women's field hockey
  • Top 44% tallest forwards in women's field hockey in Division I
  • Top 36% for spending per athlete in women's field hockey in Division I
  • Top 7% for international students in women's field hockey
  • Top 39% in women's field hockey in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 29% in women's field hockey in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Atlantic Coast Conference
Overall Retention:
94%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
32%
Average Height:
5'5"
Scholarship/Tuition:
41%
Midfielders
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Forwards
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Backfielders
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Goalkeepers
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Leigh

Counseling Associate

Leigh holds a B.A. in International Relations from Brown University and an M.Ed. from Stanford University. She is a former NCAA Division I and US National Team coxswain who has coached rowing Harvard-Radcliffe and at the high school level. Together, these coaching experiences help her better prepare her clients to make the jump from high school sports to college athletics. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2016.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,871
Tuition:
$64,478
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$24,929
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
88%
% Students on Campus:
77%
% Students from out of State:
78%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1320
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Finance, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
French Studies 4
German Studies 0
Women's Studies 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 101
Biophysics 7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 34
Business/Commerce, General 93
Finance, General 112
Management Science 20
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 94
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 25
Education
Elementary Education and Teaching 13
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 43
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 1
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
German Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 2
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 6
History
History, General 33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 4
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics 0
Mathematics, General 17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 84
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 16
Religion/Religious Studies 16
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 28
Physics, General 17
Psychology
Psychology, General 87
Social Sciences
Anthropology 16
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 18
Economics, General 90
Political Science and Government, General 99
Sociology 29
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 11
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 9
Fine/Studio Arts, General 11
Music History, Literature, and Theory 1
Music Performance, General 1

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