• Top 25% in women's softball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 25% for spending per athlete in women's softball in Division I
  • 56% in women's softball in Division I for ACT score
  • 55% in women's softball in Division I for SAT score

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

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:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
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
Testing Required:
ACT Midpoint:
SAT Midpoint:
Financial Aid:
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Psychology, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Animal Sciences, General 27
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management 6
Soil Sciences, Other 15
Architecture and Related Services
Environmental Design/Architecture 45
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American Indian/Native American Studies 39
American/United States Studies/Civilization 15
Asian Studies/Civilization 16
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 11
Pacific Area/Pacific Rim Studies 10
Women's Studies 14
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 7
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 140
Biotechnology 4
Botany/Plant Biology 5
Botany/Plant Biology, Other 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 11
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 30
Microbiology, General 20
Zoology/Animal Biology 14
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 116
Business Administration and Management, General 90
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 30
Finance, General 103
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 38
International Business/Trade/Commerce 52
Management Information Systems, General 32
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 97
Tourism and Travel Services Management 105
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 47
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 17
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 151
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 22
Computer Science 40
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 35
Elementary Education and Teaching 62
Secondary Education and Teaching 38
Special Education and Teaching, General 34
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 32
Agricultural Engineering 8
Civil Engineering, General 96
Computer Engineering, General 12
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 46
Mechanical Engineering 73
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 93
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 29
Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 84
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature 23
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
Filipino/Tagalog Language and Literature 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 24
French Language and Literature 10
German Language and Literature 3
Japanese Language and Literature 39
Korean Language and Literature 18
Russian Language and Literature 5
Spanish Language and Literature 10
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 8
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 20
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 208
History, General 44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 58
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 27
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Nutrition Sciences 47
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 13
Natural Resources Management and Policy 21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 73
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 11
Religion/Religious Studies 8
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 12
Geology/Earth Science, General 8
Meteorology 7
Physics, General 5
Psychology, General 195
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 34
Social Sciences
Anthropology 35
Economics, General 86
Geography 16
Political Science and Government, General 79
Sociology 98
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 105
Dance, General 6
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 10
Music, General 16

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