Northwestern University Women's Track and Field

Summary

  • Top 38% in women's track and field in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 5% in women's track and field for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 3% in women's track and field in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 2% in women's track and field in Division I for SAT score
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Meet Leigh

Counseling Associate

Leigh holds a B.A. in International Relations from Brown University and an M.Ed. from Stanford University. She is a former NCAA Division I and US National Team coxswain who has coached rowing Harvard-Radcliffe and at the high school level. Together, these coaching experiences help her better prepare her clients to make the jump from high school sports to college athletics. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2016.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
8,839
Tuition:
$68,060
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$30,552
Classroom Ratio:
7 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
93%
% Students on Campus:
99%
% Students from out of State:
67%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
33
SAT Midpoint:
1475
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Intense
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Journalism
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture and Related Services, Other 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 0
African-American/Black Studies 4
American/United States Studies/Civilization 5
Area Studies, Other 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 3
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 0
European Studies/Civilization 0
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 0
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 2
Women's Studies 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 112
Ecology 0
Neuroscience 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 9
Organizational Behavior Studies 22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 38
Journalism 176
Radio and Television 93
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 109
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
Computer Science 29
Information Science/Studies 20
Education
Education, General 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 0
Music Teacher Education 3
Secondary Education and Teaching 10
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 68
Chemical Engineering 42
Civil Engineering, General 14
Computer Engineering, General 19
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 12
Engineering Science 0
Engineering, General 8
Engineering, Other 15
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 10
Industrial Engineering 89
Manufacturing Engineering 18
Materials Engineering 17
Mechanical Engineering 62
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 5
English Language and Literature, General 55
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
Comparative Literature 1
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 3
French Language and Literature 6
German Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 6
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Spanish Language and Literature 8
Health Professions and Related Programs
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 31
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 1
History
History, General 57
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 7
Mathematics, General 47
Statistics, General 13
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 10
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Science, Technology and Society 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 22
Environmental Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 14
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 33
Geology/Earth Science, General 1
Materials Science 2
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics 32
Community Psychology 0
Psychology, General 123
Psychology, Other 33
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 62
Public Policy Analysis, General 41
Social Sciences
Anthropology 26
Economics, General 282
Geography 0
International Relations and Affairs 0
Political Science and Government, General 111
Social Sciences, Other 0
Sociology 15
Urban Studies/Affairs 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 11
Art/Art Studies, General 2
Dance, General 3
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 110
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 0
Jazz/Jazz Studies 0
Keyboard Instruments 4
Music Performance, General 15
Music Theory and Composition 2
Music, General 13
Music, Other 0
Musical Theatre 2
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 0
Stringed Instruments 16
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism 0
Visual and Performing Arts, General 0
Voice and Opera 15

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