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Summary

  • Top 20% for international retention in women's rowing
  • Top 43% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 40% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 5% for international students in women's rowing
  • Top 39% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 41% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
American Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
74%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
49%
In-State Athletes:
14%
Average Height:
5'6"
Scholarship/Tuition:
45%
Coxswains
Average Class Year:
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'6"
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:
3,406
Tuition:
$58,349
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$27,264
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
More Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
% Students on Campus:
69%
% Students from out of State:
42%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1270
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Russian Studies 2
Women's Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 19
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 19
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 25
Business Administration and Management, General 24
Business/Commerce, General 0
Finance, General 48
International Business/Trade/Commerce 9
Management Information Systems, General 11
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 13
Organizational Behavior Studies 7
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 18
Information Science/Studies 0
Information Technology 2
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0
Education, General 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 2
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Music Teacher Education 3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 0
Engineering
Chemical Engineering 25
Computer Engineering, General 0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 19
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 5
Mechanical Engineering 41
Petroleum Engineering 68
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician 24
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 6
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 0
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 7
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 5
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 15
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 25
History
History, General 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 0
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other 0
Pre-Law Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 5
Mathematics, General 18
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 27
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 3
Geology/Earth Science, General 4
Geophysics and Seismology 0
Physics, General 2
Psychology
Psychology, General 28
Social Sciences
Anthropology 5
Economics, General 14
Political Science and Government, General 6
Sociology 3
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 4
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 4
Fine and Studio Arts Management 5
Fine/Studio Arts, General 9
Keyboard Instruments 2
Music Performance, General 3
Music Theory and Composition 0
Music, General 6
Music, Other 1
Voice and Opera 1

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