St Thomas University Men's Golf


  • Top 58% in men's golf in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 3% for spending per athlete in men's golf in Division I
  • 75% in men's golf in Division I for SAT score
Get Golf College Counseling

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.

Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 24
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 14
Business Administration and Management, General 10
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 16
Business/Commerce, General 5
Finance, General 6
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 3
International Business/Trade/Commerce 9
Organizational Leadership 38
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 10
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2
Computer Science 3
Biology Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 10
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 2
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 7
History, General 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 31
Fire Services Administration 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Psychology, General 14
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 0
Social Sciences
Economics, General 1
Political Science and Government, General 4
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 3

What Sparks is About