• Top 73% in men's soccer in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 36% for spending per athlete in men's soccer in Division I
  • Top 45% in men's soccer in Division I for ACT score
  • 55% in men's soccer in Division I for SAT score

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 9
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 20
Biomedical Sciences, General 1
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 5
Reproductive Biology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 46
Actuarial Science 9
Business Administration and Management, General 41
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 4
Business/Managerial Economics 5
Finance, General 29
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 8
International Business/Trade/Commerce 3
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 3
Management Information Systems, General 6
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 18
Selling Skills and Sales Operations 6
Small Business Administration/Management 7
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 21
Communication, General 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 0
Journalism 9
Organizational Communication, General 8
Public Relations/Image Management 36
Radio and Television 19
Sports Communication 29
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 15
Information Science/Studies 8
Art Teacher Education 1
Biology Teacher Education 1
Chemistry Teacher Education 1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 9
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities 25
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 33
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 7
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 1
French Language Teacher Education 0
German Language Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 4
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Music Teacher Education 4
Physics Teacher Education 1
Psychology Teacher Education 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 5
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Speech Teacher Education 0
Civil Engineering, General 35
Computer Engineering, General 4
Construction Engineering 13
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 12
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 0
Engineering, General 0
Industrial Engineering 14
Manufacturing Engineering 20
Mechanical Engineering 78
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 11
English Language and Literature, General 14
General Literature 0
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, Other 3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management 5
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Business Services, Other 10
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 6
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 12
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 2
Dietetics/Dietitian 11
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 50
Nursing Administration 4
Nursing Education 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 74
History, General 13
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 8
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 15
Physics, General 1
Psychology, General 49
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 28
Social Sciences
Economics, General 1
International Relations and Affairs 7
Political Science and Government, General 14
Sociology 19
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 4
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1
Art/Art Studies, General 0
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 0
Directing and Theatrical Production 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5
Drawing 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 7
Graphic Design 17
Music Management 7
Music Performance, General 0
Music Theory and Composition 0
Music, General 3
Painting 1
Photography 0
Printmaking 0
Sculpture 0

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