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Summary

  • Top 12% for international retention in women's rowing
  • Top 40% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 62% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • 62% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • 70% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Mid-American Conference
Overall Retention:
64%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
7%
In-State Athletes:
79%
Scholarship/Tuition:
46%
Coxswains
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
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:
19,953
Tuition:
$25,718
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,306
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
74%
Transfer Out Rate:
16%
% Students on Campus:
35%
% Students from out of State:
3%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
27
SAT Midpoint:
1150
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Social Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 66
Environmental Design/Architecture 35
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
American/United States Studies/Civilization 3
Asian Studies/Civilization 5
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 11
Bioinformatics 2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 194
Biomedical Sciences, General 92
Biotechnology 13
Ecology 0
Exercise Physiology 102
Pharmacology and Toxicology 39
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 128
Business Administration and Management, General 672
International Business/Trade/Commerce 37
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 369
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 0
Computer Science 99
Information Science/Studies 0
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 40
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 47
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 132
Computer Engineering, General 34
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 77
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 0
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 26
Industrial Engineering 45
Mechanical Engineering 142
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 84
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Linguistics 18
Spanish Language and Literature 13
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 53
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 16
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 9
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 47
Pharmaceutical Sciences 12
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 0
Pharmacy 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 148
History
History, General 74
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 4
Mathematics, General 93
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 13
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 50
Chemistry, Other 19
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 14
Physics, General 9
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 541
Social Sciences
Anthropology 39
Economics, General 110
Geography 10
Political Science and Government, General 81
Social Sciences, General 370
Sociology 133
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4
Art/Art Studies, General 34
Dance, General 17
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 17
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 0
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 50
Fine/Studio Arts, General 24
Music Performance, General 9
Music, General 5
Musical Theatre 9

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 43% in women's lightweight rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship

Team Information - Women's Lightweight

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Mid-American Conference
Coxswains
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
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:
19,953
Tuition:
$25,718
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,306
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
74%
Transfer Out Rate:
16%
% Students on Campus:
35%
% Students from out of State:
3%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
27
SAT Midpoint:
1150
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Social Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 66
Environmental Design/Architecture 35
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
American/United States Studies/Civilization 3
Asian Studies/Civilization 5
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 11
Bioinformatics 2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 194
Biomedical Sciences, General 92
Biotechnology 13
Ecology 0
Exercise Physiology 102
Pharmacology and Toxicology 39
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 128
Business Administration and Management, General 672
International Business/Trade/Commerce 37
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 369
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 0
Computer Science 99
Information Science/Studies 0
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 40
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 47
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 132
Computer Engineering, General 34
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 77
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 0
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 26
Industrial Engineering 45
Mechanical Engineering 142
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 84
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Linguistics 18
Spanish Language and Literature 13
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 53
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 16
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 9
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 47
Pharmaceutical Sciences 12
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 0
Pharmacy 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 148
History
History, General 74
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 4
Mathematics, General 93
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 13
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 50
Chemistry, Other 19
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 14
Physics, General 9
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 541
Social Sciences
Anthropology 39
Economics, General 110
Geography 10
Political Science and Government, General 81
Social Sciences, General 370
Sociology 133
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4
Art/Art Studies, General 34
Dance, General 17
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 17
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 0
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 50
Fine/Studio Arts, General 24
Music Performance, General 9
Music, General 5
Musical Theatre 9

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