University of Rio Grande Women's Softball

Summary

  • Top 89% in women's softball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
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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:
2,027
Tuition:
$39,008
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$28,968
Classroom Ratio:
20 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Distant
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
34%
Transfer Out Rate:
34%
% Students on Campus:
17%
% Students from out of State:
4%
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 2
Biomedical Sciences, General 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 4
Accounting and Related Services, Other 0
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business Administration and Management, General 14
Business/Commerce, General 0
Business/Managerial Economics 0
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 1
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 0
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 0
Finance, General 2
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 0
Management Information Systems, General 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0
Real Estate 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 0
Public Relations/Image Management 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 0
Computer and Information Sciences, General 0
Computer Science 3
Information Science/Studies 0
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 0
Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General 0
Education
Art Teacher Education 0
Biology Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 10
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 2
Health Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Physics Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 2
Special Education and Teaching, General 7
Speech Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 0
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education 0
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology 0
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General 0
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology 0
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 3
Industrial Technology/Technician 1
Robotics Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 0
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 5
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management 3
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 0
Nursing Practice 0
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant 0
Pre-Pharmacy Studies 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 11
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant 0
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 0
History
History, General 3
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician 0
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 0
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology 0
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 1
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management 9
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 0
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 5
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Physical Sciences 0
Precision Production
Furniture Design and Manufacturing 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 0
Social Work 4
Social Sciences
Archeology 0
Economics, General 0
Political Science and Government, General 0
Social Sciences, General 2
Sociology 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 2
Commercial and Advertising Art 0
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 0
Graphic Design 2
Intermedia/Multimedia 0
Music, General 0
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 1
Visual and Performing Arts, General 0

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