• Top 3% in women's softball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 5% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division I
  • Top 29% in women's softball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 44% in women's softball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Marcus

Director of Coxing

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
22 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
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
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 25
Animal Sciences, General 74
Food Science 0
Plant Sciences, General 19
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 28
Interior Architecture 24
Landscape Architecture 22
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 42
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 302
Microbiology, General 15
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 156
Business Administration and Management, General 300
Business/Managerial Economics 34
Construction Management 103
Fashion Merchandising 58
Finance, General 128
International Business/Trade/Commerce 42
Management Science 57
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 240
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 100
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 51
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching 17
Agricultural Teacher Education 5
Art Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 23
Elementary Education and Teaching 109
Music Teacher Education 11
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 298
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 40
Chemical Engineering 77
Civil Engineering, General 92
Computer Engineering, General 18
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 54
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 29
Industrial Engineering 17
Mechanical Engineering 131
Petroleum Engineering 147
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 103
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 52
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 12
German Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 19
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 82
History, General 79
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 39
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 54
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 50
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 149
Nutrition Sciences 44
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 16
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management 3
Natural Resources Management and Policy 52
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 132
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 24
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 28
Geology/Earth Science, General 26
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 19
Physics, General 12
Psychology, General 184
Social Sciences
Anthropology 50
Economics, General 7
Geography 12
Political Science and Government, General 111
Sociology 121
Visual and Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 29
Fine/Studio Arts, General 99
Music Performance, General 17
Music, General 5

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