• Top 25% in women's softball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 49% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division I
  • Top 20% in women's softball for athlete graduation rate
  • 55% in women's softball in Division I for ACT score
  • 53% in women's softball in Division I for SAT score

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“There isn’t a universal school or team culture that catalyzes athletic, personal or intellectual development,” says Sparks, “That said, every school and team has a culture. The question is whether it’s going to meet the student-athlete and encourage their specific potential.”

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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
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Journalism
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Equestrian/Equine Studies 0
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 0
African-American/Black Studies 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 6
European Studies/Civilization 3
Latin American Studies 7
Women's Studies 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 6
Botany/Plant Biology 19
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 4
Microbiology, General 2
Neuroscience 0
Wildlife Biology 14
Zoology/Animal Biology 90
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 73
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 0
Actuarial Science 12
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business Administration and Management, General 194
Business/Managerial Economics 16
Finance, General 118
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 10
International Business/Trade/Commerce 9
Management Information Systems, General 73
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 127
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism 1
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 26
Health Communication 0
Journalism 209
Organizational Communication, General 0
Photojournalism 29
Radio and Television 136
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 211
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 0
Computer Science 35
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 24
Information Technology 89
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 131
French Language Teacher Education 2
German Language Teacher Education 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 141
Spanish Language Teacher Education 5
Special Education and Teaching, General 29
Chemical Engineering 34
Civil Engineering, General 40
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 23
Industrial Engineering 15
Mechanical Engineering 70
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Industrial Technology/Technician 57
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 12
English Language and Literature, General 36
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 5
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 28
Child Development 0
Family Resource Management Studies, General 0
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 1
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management 29
Housing and Human Environments, General 17
Human Development and Family Studies, General 57
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 3
French Language and Literature 11
German Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 5
Russian Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature 14
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 10
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 80
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 0
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 13
Dietetics/Dietitian 21
Environmental Health 9
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 169
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene 6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 2
History, General 50
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 235
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 3
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 0
Mathematics, General 13
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 123
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 81
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 13
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 6
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 1
Chemistry, General 26
Geology/Earth Science, General 14
Physics, General 6
Psychology, General 184
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 85
Social Sciences
Anthropology 18
Criminology 46
Economics, General 30
Geography 27
Geography, Other 4
International Relations and Affairs 10
Political Science and Government, General 80
Sociology 91
Urban Studies/Affairs 2
Transportation and Materials Moving
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General 9
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations 10
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 10
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
Art/Art Studies, General 45
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 1
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 0
Dance, General 9
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 6
Fine/Studio Arts, General 2
Graphic Design 15
Keyboard Instruments 0
Music History, Literature, and Theory 0
Music Performance, General 24
Music Theory and Composition 4
Painting 2
Photography 1
Playwriting and Screenwriting 2
Printmaking 1
Sculpture 0
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management 2
Voice and Opera 0

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