Summary

  • Top 75% in men's track and field in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 28% in men's track and field in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 3% in men's track and field in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,441
Tuition:
$28,476
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$13,567
Classroom Ratio:
14 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
Transfer Out Rate:
14%
% Students on Campus:
82%
% Students from out of State:
19%
Housing Options:
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1180
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 12
Agronomy and Crop Science 2
Animal Sciences, General 8
Dairy Husbandry and Production 1
Horticultural Science 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences, General 7
Ecology 2
Molecular Biology 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 10
Business Administration and Management, General 23
Business/Managerial Economics 1
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 2
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 4
Meeting and Event Planning 3
Restaurant/Food Services Management 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other 9
Printing Management 6
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 15
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 4
Information Technology 5
Education
Agricultural Teacher Education 4
Art Teacher Education 3
Biology Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 9
Elementary Education and Teaching 15
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 2
History Teacher Education 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 8
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development 4
Family and Community Services 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 3
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dietetics/Dietitian 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 9
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 17
History
History, General 4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections 3
Criminal Justice/Police Science 15
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 5
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 6
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 8
Personal and Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Psychology
Psychology, General 17
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 5
Social Sciences
Sociology 6
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 6
Religious/Sacred Music 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 0
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 0
Design and Visual Communications, General 1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3
Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 0
Graphic Design 4
Keyboard Instruments 1
Music, General 5
Music, Other 0
Painting 3
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 0

Summary

  • Top 53% in women's track and field in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 37% in women's track and field in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 3% in women's track and field in Division I for SAT score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,441
Tuition:
$28,476
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$13,567
Classroom Ratio:
14 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
Transfer Out Rate:
14%
% Students on Campus:
82%
% Students from out of State:
19%
Housing Options:
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1180
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 12
Agronomy and Crop Science 2
Animal Sciences, General 8
Dairy Husbandry and Production 1
Horticultural Science 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences, General 7
Ecology 2
Molecular Biology 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 10
Business Administration and Management, General 23
Business/Managerial Economics 1
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0
International Business/Trade/Commerce 2
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 4
Meeting and Event Planning 3
Restaurant/Food Services Management 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other 9
Printing Management 6
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 15
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 4
Information Technology 5
Education
Agricultural Teacher Education 4
Art Teacher Education 3
Biology Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 9
Elementary Education and Teaching 15
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 2
History Teacher Education 2
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 8
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development 4
Family and Community Services 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 3
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dietetics/Dietitian 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 9
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 17
History
History, General 4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections 3
Criminal Justice/Police Science 15
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 5
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 6
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 8
Personal and Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Psychology
Psychology, General 17
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 5
Social Sciences
Sociology 6
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 6
Religious/Sacred Music 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 0
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 0
Design and Visual Communications, General 1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3
Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 0
Graphic Design 4
Keyboard Instruments 1
Music, General 5
Music, Other 0
Painting 3
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 0

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