• Top 39% in women's softball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 59% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division I
  • 59% in women's softball in Division I for ACT score
  • 64% in women's softball in Division I 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:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
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
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 15
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 83
Ecology 0
Microbiology, General 0
Zoology/Animal Biology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 120
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business Administration and Management, General 58
Business/Commerce, General 165
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce 0
Fashion Merchandising 0
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 0
Finance, General 59
Financial Planning and Services 5
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 0
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 30
International Business/Trade/Commerce 16
Management Information Systems, General 13
Marketing, Other 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 85
Merchandising and Buying Operations 0
Office Management and Supervision 0
Operations Management and Supervision 26
Real Estate 0
Restaurant/Food Services Management 0
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General 20
Selling Skills and Sales Operations 0
Small Business Administration/Management 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism, Other 6
Organizational Communication, General 31
Public Relations/Image Management 50
Radio and Television 19
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other 23
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 13
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General 2
Computer Science 1
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst 0
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 43
Art Teacher Education 7
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 109
Education, Other 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs 19
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 24
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 1
French Language Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 47
Mathematics Teacher Education 19
Music Teacher Education 10
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 31
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 7
Social Studies Teacher Education 22
Spanish Language Teacher Education 7
Special Education and Teaching, General 37
Technical Teacher Education 7
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 3
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 61
Chemical Engineering 55
Civil Engineering, General 47
Computer Engineering, General 29
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 44
Engineering, General 5
Mechanical Engineering 125
Polymer/Plastics Engineering 3
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 27
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General 0
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 15
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 9
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 50
Surveying Technology/Surveying 10
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 46
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 15
Child Development 42
Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 0
Family Systems 4
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 15
Housing and Human Environments, General 10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
French Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language and Literature 12
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 37
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 0
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 47
Dietetics/Dietitian 35
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Histologic Technician 0
Medical Office Management/Administration 0
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 0
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0
Physical Therapy/Therapist 61
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 34
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 262
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 17
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling 0
Surgical Technology/Technologist 0
History, General 25
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections 0
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 1
Criminal Justice/Police Science 0
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 60
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician 0
Fire Protection, Other 36
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 19
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 10
Mathematics, General 7
Statistics, General 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Computer Science 34
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 78
Personal and Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 14
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 12
Geology/Earth Science, General 22
Geophysics and Seismology 2
Physics, General 2
Polymer Chemistry 2
Psychology, General 114
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other 0
Social Work 98
Social Work, Other 0
Social Sciences
American Government and Politics (United States) 3
Anthropology 17
Applied Economics 6
Criminology 28
Economics, General 11
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 4
Geography 3
International Relations and Affairs 0
Political Science and Government, General 37
Social Sciences, General 5
Social Sciences, Other 0
Sociology 20
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 2
Dance, General 41
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 2
Fine/Studio Arts, General 19
Graphic Design 42
Jazz/Jazz Studies 2
Keyboard Instruments 0
Metal and Jewelry Arts 2
Music History, Literature, and Theory 1
Music Performance, General 7
Music Theory and Composition 0
Music, General 13
Photography 7
Printmaking 2
Sculpture 2
Stringed Instruments 1
Voice and Opera 0

What Sparks is About