Drake University Women's Rowing

Summary

  • Top 16% for retention in women's rowing
  • Top 72% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 35% tallest coxswains in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 2% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 49% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • 57% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score
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Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Missouri Valley Conference
Overall Retention:
78%
International Retention:
75%
International Athletes:
3%
In-State Athletes:
6%
Average Height:
5'7"
Scholarship/Tuition:
27%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'3"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'7"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

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:
3,338
Tuition:
$48,092
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$27,652
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
75%
% Students on Campus:
70%
% Students from out of State:
72%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
28
SAT Midpoint:
1185
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Actuarial Science
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other 26
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 27
Neuroscience 9
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 29
Accounting and Business/Management 1
Accounting and Finance 9
Accounting and Related Services, Other 43
Actuarial Science 47
Business Administration and Management, General 27
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 6
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 4
Finance, General 29
International Business/Trade/Commerce 10
Management Information Systems, General 8
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 50
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 17
Broadcast Journalism 3
Journalism, Other 20
Public Relations/Image Management 22
Radio and Television 7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 17
Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 1
Elementary Education and Teaching 24
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 8
Secondary Education and Teaching 20
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
Rhetoric and Composition 3
Writing, General 15
Health Professions and Related Programs
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 34
History
History, General 11
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 26
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 14
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 7
Environmental Studies 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Ethics 0
Philosophy 5
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 1
Chemistry, General 7
Physics, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 50
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 0
Social Sciences
Anthropology, Other 1
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 2
Economics, General 7
International Relations and Affairs 12
Political Science and Government, General 18
Sociology 20
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
Commercial and Advertising Art 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 4
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 7
Drawing 5
Graphic Design 20
Music Performance, General 8
Music, General 4
Music, Other 4
Painting 2
Sculpture 0
Voice and Opera 0

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