Indiana University-South Bend Men's Golf


  • Top 93% in men's golf in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 61% for spending per athlete in men's golf in Division I
  • 69% in men's golf in Division I for SAT score
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Meet Dave

Director of Experiential Education

Dave Payne heads Sparks' experiential education division - namely, sport camps across the US and in Europe and New Zealand. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Education and a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at San Diego and is a former collegiate athlete and high school head coach. He has worked at Sparks since 2011; Dave's passion is synthesizing athletic environments that encourage holistic growth.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • International Student
Testing Required:
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Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 7
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 26
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Actuarial Science 2
Business/Commerce, General 150
Labor Studies 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 26
Mass Communication/Media Studies 31
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 25
Informatics 9
Art Teacher Education 1
Biology Teacher Education 1
Elementary Education and Teaching 49
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 7
Mathematics Teacher Education 2
Music Teacher Education 1
Physics Teacher Education 1
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 1
Social Studies Teacher Education 9
Spanish Language Teacher Education 2
Special Education and Teaching, General 3
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 17
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 7
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 22
Health Services Administration 14
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 4
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 94
History, General 14
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 101
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 0
Physics, General 5
Psychology, General 42
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 13
Social Sciences
Anthropology 8
Economics, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 11
Sociology 7
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 1
Fine/Studio Arts, General 13
Music Performance, General 1
Music, General 1

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