Summary

  • Top 71% in women's softball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 6% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division II
  • Top 24% in women's softball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 22% in women's softball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 30% in women's softball in Division II 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:
1,939
Tuition:
$46,230
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$26,643
Classroom Ratio:
15 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
61%
% Students on Campus:
49%
% Students from out of State:
14%
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1030
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 89
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 35
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 0
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 3
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 10
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 89
History
History, General 25
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 45
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 13
International/Global Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 44
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 3
Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 15
Psychology, General 31
Social Sciences
Economics, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 0
Theology and Religious Vocations
Religious Education 5
Theology/Theological Studies 5
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 4
Graphic Design 4
Music, Other 3

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