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Summary

  • Top 9% for retention in men's rowing
  • Top 17% for international retention in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 36% in men's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 30% tallest athletes in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 18% tallest coxswains in men's rowing
  • Top 50% heaviest coxswains in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 32% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 20% for international students in men's rowing
  • 55% in men's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 48% in men's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Patriot League
Overall Retention:
95%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
33%
In-State Athletes:
12%
Average Height:
6'2"
Scholarship/Tuition:
31%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'8"
Average Weight:
141 lbs
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
6'2"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the rowing recruiting and college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A lightweight rower at the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I rowing coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
17,944
Tuition:
$68,060
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$31,539
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
87%
% Students on Campus:
75%
% Students from out of State:
80%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1300
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Communication, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architectural History and Criticism, General 9
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 5
East Asian Studies 2
European Studies/Civilization 0
Italian Studies 1
Latin American Studies 2
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 0
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 55
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 117
Conservation Biology 22
Environmental Biology 4
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 23
Molecular Biology 36
Neuroscience 99
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 0
Business Administration and Management, General 775
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 93
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 377
Journalism 110
Radio and Television 152
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 92
Education
Art Teacher Education 1
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 10
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 3
Elementary Education and Teaching 34
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 16
Foreign Language Teacher Education 1
Latin Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 6
Music Teacher Education 3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 11
Special Education and Teaching, General 9
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 0
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 115
Computer Engineering, General 41
Computer Software Engineering 0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 37
Engineering, General 0
Engineering, Other 0
Manufacturing Engineering 0
Mechanical Engineering 106
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 71
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Chinese Language and Literature 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
Comparative Literature 2
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 4
German Language and Literature 3
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Italian Language and Literature 0
Japanese Language and Literature 6
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 16
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 21
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 25
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 23
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 33
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 127
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist 0
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 0
Pre-Dentistry Studies 0
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 18
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 134
Rehabilitation Science 15
History
History, General 56
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 8
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 43
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 62
Nutrition Sciences 17
Systems Science and Theory 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 27
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 6
Chemistry, General 22
Chemistry, Other 7
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Geophysics and Seismology 5
Physics, General 18
Psychology
Psychology, General 241
Social Sciences
Anthropology 33
Archeology 12
Economics, General 208
Geography 0
International Relations and Affairs 173
Political Science and Government, General 76
Social Sciences, Other 38
Sociology 53
Urban Studies/Affairs 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 17
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 30
Directing and Theatrical Production 6
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 21
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 1
Graphic Design 22
Keyboard Instruments 0
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 35
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 6
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 0
Painting 20
Printmaking 1
Sculpture 10
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 16
Visual and Performing Arts, General 0

Have a college list that takes rowing into account?

Our college wizard can you help you find your likelihood at any rowing college - even if you're fairly new to the sport!

Summary

  • Top 36% for international retention in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 57% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 34% tallest coxswains in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 29% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 37% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 34% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Patriot League
Overall Retention:
69%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
9%
In-State Athletes:
20%
Average Height:
5'7"
Scholarship/Tuition:
36%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'3"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'8"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the rowing recruiting and college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A lightweight rower at the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I rowing coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
17,944
Tuition:
$68,060
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$31,539
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
87%
% Students on Campus:
75%
% Students from out of State:
80%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1300
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Communication, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architectural History and Criticism, General 9
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 5
East Asian Studies 2
European Studies/Civilization 0
Italian Studies 1
Latin American Studies 2
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 0
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 55
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 117
Conservation Biology 22
Environmental Biology 4
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 23
Molecular Biology 36
Neuroscience 99
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 0
Business Administration and Management, General 775
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 93
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 377
Journalism 110
Radio and Television 152
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 92
Education
Art Teacher Education 1
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 10
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 3
Elementary Education and Teaching 34
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 16
Foreign Language Teacher Education 1
Latin Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 6
Music Teacher Education 3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 11
Special Education and Teaching, General 9
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 0
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 115
Computer Engineering, General 41
Computer Software Engineering 0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 37
Engineering, General 0
Engineering, Other 0
Manufacturing Engineering 0
Mechanical Engineering 106
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 71
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Chinese Language and Literature 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
Comparative Literature 2
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 4
German Language and Literature 3
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Italian Language and Literature 0
Japanese Language and Literature 6
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 16
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 21
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 25
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 23
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 33
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 127
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist 0
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 0
Pre-Dentistry Studies 0
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 18
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 134
Rehabilitation Science 15
History
History, General 56
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 8
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 43
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 62
Nutrition Sciences 17
Systems Science and Theory 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 27
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 6
Chemistry, General 22
Chemistry, Other 7
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Geophysics and Seismology 5
Physics, General 18
Psychology
Psychology, General 241
Social Sciences
Anthropology 33
Archeology 12
Economics, General 208
Geography 0
International Relations and Affairs 173
Political Science and Government, General 76
Social Sciences, Other 38
Sociology 53
Urban Studies/Affairs 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 17
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 30
Directing and Theatrical Production 6
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 21
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 1
Graphic Design 22
Keyboard Instruments 0
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 35
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 6
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 0
Painting 20
Printmaking 1
Sculpture 10
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 16
Visual and Performing Arts, General 0

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