Summary

  • Top 16% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 69% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 28% for international students in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 49% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
SSAC
Overall Retention:
71%
International Athletes:
7%
In-State Athletes:
80%
Average Height:
5'8"
Scholarship/Tuition:
29%
Setters
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Freshman

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:
1,572
Tuition:
$41,776
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$20,011
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
48%
Transfer Out Rate:
33%
% Students from out of State:
5%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
20
SAT Midpoint:
985
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Nursing Practice
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 20
Business Administration and Management, General 0
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 22
Business/Commerce, General 44
Fashion Merchandising 5
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 12
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 2
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 14
Education
Art Teacher Education 0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 25
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 6
Music Teacher Education 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 2
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other 26
Nursing Practice 67
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 18
Physician Assistant 2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 0
History
History, General 1
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 9
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 1
Psychology
Clinical Psychology 0
Psychology, General 8
Visual and Performing Arts
Acting 2
Dance, General 8
Dance, Other 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 12
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 1
Fashion/Apparel Design 2
Fine and Studio Arts Management 1
Fine/Studio Arts, General 0
Interior Design 6
Music Performance, General 2
Music, General 3
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 1

What Sparks is About