• Top 83% in women's softball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 13% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division II
  • 62% in women's softball in Division II for ACT score
  • 54% in women's softball in Division II 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:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
18 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Asian Studies/Civilization 0
Pacific Area/Pacific Rim Studies 9
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 13
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 60
Biomedical Sciences, General 17
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 18
Ecology 14
Environmental Biology 4
Exercise Physiology 61
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 131
Actuarial Science 8
Business Administration and Management, General 84
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 100
Business/Managerial Economics 8
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 0
Construction Management 30
Fashion Merchandising 3
Finance, General 40
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 33
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 82
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 54
Organizational Leadership 7
Retail Management 0
Retailing and Retail Operations 11
Special Products Marketing Operations 12
Tourism and Travel Services Management 9
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism 7
Communication, General 32
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 0
Journalism 5
Mass Communication/Media Studies 0
Public Relations/Image Management 66
Radio and Television 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance 5
Computer Science 36
Information Technology 29
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager 26
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 8
Art Teacher Education 3
Biology Teacher Education 1
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 12
Earth Science Teacher Education 0
Education, General 5
Elementary Education and Teaching 175
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 14
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 6
French Language Teacher Education 1
Health Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 16
Mathematics Teacher Education 29
Music Teacher Education 24
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 21
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Spanish Language Teacher Education 3
Special Education and Teaching, General 18
Technical Teacher Education 0
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 0
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 1
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician 1
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 16
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 0
Industrial Technology/Technician 14
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 2
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 26
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician 35
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 3
English Language and Literature, General 11
Writing, General 27
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management 10
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other 0
Family Systems 16
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management 3
Human Nutrition 17
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 0
French Language and Literature 3
German Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 7
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 6
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dietetics/Dietitian 26
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 17
Pre-Nursing Studies 13
Public Health Education and Promotion 25
Public Health, General 0
History, General 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections 0
Criminal Justice/Police Science 0
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 194
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 0
Pre-Law Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, Other 0
Mathematics, General 12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 2
Biological and Physical Sciences 0
Gerontology 0
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 20
Nutrition Sciences 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Environmental Studies 5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 55
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 24
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General 6
Religion/Religious Studies 7
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 7
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 6
Geology/Earth Science, General 15
Physics, General 16
Psychology, General 148
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 30
Public Policy Analysis, General 1
Social Sciences
Anthropology 43
Economics, General 8
Economics, Other 4
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 2
Geography 25
Geography, Other 13
Political Science and Government, General 23
Social Sciences, General 148
Sociology 48
Transportation and Materials Moving
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General 0
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 25
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations 15
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 8
Art/Art Studies, General 9
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 20
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 6
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 14
Graphic Design 18
Jazz/Jazz Studies 1
Keyboard Instruments 1
Metal and Jewelry Arts 0
Music Performance, General 4
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 13
Musical Theatre 8
Percussion Instruments 0
Playwriting and Screenwriting 1
Stringed Instruments 2
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 5
Voice and Opera 5

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