Youngstown State University Football

Men's Football

  • Division I - FCS
  • Missouri Valley Football Conference

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
17 to 1
Campus Setting :
City: Small
Selectivity :
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus :
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options :
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
Testing Required :
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors :
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.

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Majors and Degrees

Major Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
American/United States Studies/Civilization 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 51
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 78
Accounting and Finance 0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business Administration and Management, General 46
Business/Commerce, General 0
Business/Managerial Economics 5
Fashion Merchandising 16
Finance, General 19
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 22
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 14
Information Resources Management 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 6
International Marketing 0
Labor and Industrial Relations 0
Management Information Systems, General 6
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 45
Operations Management and Supervision 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 5
Journalism 6
Radio and Television 17
Sports Communication 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 2
Computer Programming/Programmer, General 12
Computer Science 10
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 0
Information Technology 41
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 0
Art Teacher Education 6
Biology Teacher Education 3
Business Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 60
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 20
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 2
Foreign Language Teacher Education 0
French Language Teacher Education 0
Health Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 27
Mathematics Teacher Education 5
Music Teacher Education 14
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 6
Social Studies Teacher Education 10
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 28
Teacher Assistant/Aide 0
Chemical Engineering 17
Civil Engineering, General 27
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 29
Industrial Engineering 10
Materials Engineering 0
Mechanical Engineering 46
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 16
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General 0
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 0
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 14
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 15
Quality Control Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 18
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 9
Rhetoric and Composition 28
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management 0
Family and Community Services 5
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other 0
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 2
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other 0
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 0
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 9
Dietetic Technician 0
Dietetics/Dietitian 29
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other 0
Health and Wellness, General 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 43
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management 0
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 0
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0
Public Health, General 8
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 101
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 14
History, General 18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 120
Forensic Science and Technology 7
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 88
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 10
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 2
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 58
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 6
Religion/Religious Studies 10
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 2
Chemistry, General 32
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Physics, General 4
Psychology, General 58
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 0
Social Work 98
Social Sciences
Anthropology 12
Economics, General 3
Geography 8
Geography, Other 0
Political Science and Government, General 28
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 18
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 0
Dance, Other 1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Fine/Studio Arts, General 31
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 8
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 0

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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:

  • Achieve north of 90% first choice admit rates on average
  • Identifying what college coaches are looking for in recruiting materials
  • Understanding the complex differences between each division in college football
  • Save time and money by channeling resources into the best academic and athletic fit
  • Eliminate stress and uncertainty at every milestone

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