Summary

  • Top 44% in men's soccer in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 59% for spending per athlete in men's soccer in Division I
  • Top 47% in men'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:
523
Tuition:
$33,208
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$20,172
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
55%
% Students on Campus:
44%
% Students from out of State:
32%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
990
Top 3 Majors:
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 9
Biomedical Sciences, General 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting and Business/Management 4
Business Administration and Management, General 12
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other 3
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 2
Education
Music Teacher Education 1
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 11
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 3
Pre-Nursing Studies 0
History
History, General 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 7
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 1
Psychology
Developmental and Child Psychology 1
Psychology, General 8
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 0
Social Work, Other 10
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General 5
Urban Studies/Affairs 3
Theology and Religious Vocations
Divinity/Ministry 8
Religious/Sacred Music 7
Youth Ministry 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Music, General 3

Summary

  • Top 58% in women's soccer in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • 62% in women's soccer in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 45% 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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
523
Tuition:
$33,208
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$20,172
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
55%
% Students on Campus:
44%
% Students from out of State:
32%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
990
Top 3 Majors:
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 9
Biomedical Sciences, General 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting and Business/Management 4
Business Administration and Management, General 12
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other 3
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 2
Education
Music Teacher Education 1
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 11
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 3
Pre-Nursing Studies 0
History
History, General 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 7
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 1
Psychology
Developmental and Child Psychology 1
Psychology, General 8
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 0
Social Work, Other 10
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General 5
Urban Studies/Affairs 3
Theology and Religious Vocations
Divinity/Ministry 8
Religious/Sacred Music 7
Youth Ministry 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Music, General 3

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