Summary

  • Top 22% in women's soccer in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 46% for spending per athlete in women's soccer in Division I
  • 75% in women's soccer in Division I for SAT score

Meet Dave

Director of Experiential Education

Dave Payne heads Sparks' experiential education division - namely, sport camps across the US and in Europe and New Zealand. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Education and a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at San Diego and is a former collegiate athlete and high school head coach. He has worked at Sparks since 2011; Dave's passion is synthesizing athletic environments that encourage holistic growth.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,980
Tuition:
$22,195
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$14,034
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Fringe
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
23%
Transfer Out Rate:
39%
% Students on Campus:
37%
% Students from out of State:
16%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
20
SAT Midpoint:
935
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 16
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 60
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 42
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 8
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 11
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Public Health Education and Promotion 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 25
History
History, General 9
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 4
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 0
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Computational Science 14
Psychology
Psychology, General 30
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General 22
Sociology 4
Visual and Performing Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General 5

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