Recruiting Wizard

Summary

  • Top 41% in men's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 75% for spending per athlete in men's volleyball in Division I
  • 54% in men's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 44% in men's volleyball 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:
1,022
Tuition:
$40,684
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,138
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
48%
% Students on Campus:
47%
% Students from out of State:
38%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
985
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 13
Business Administration and Management, General 17
Business/Commerce, General 1
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 4
Management Information Systems, General 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 0
Mass Communication/Media Studies 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 2
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 0
Education
Art Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 16
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 4
Writing, General 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 0
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 70
History
History, General 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 2
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 9
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 10
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 2
Psychology
Psychology, General 7
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 9
Social Sciences
Criminology 11
Political Science and Government, General 1
Sociology 1
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Graphic Design 2
Music, General 2

Recruiting Wizard

Summary

  • Top 49% for retention in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 52% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 24% tallest setters in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 44% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 26% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division I
  • 54% in women's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 46% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
GPAC
Overall Retention:
75%
In-State Athletes:
19%
Average Height:
5'9"
Scholarship/Tuition:
16%
Setters
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:

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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,022
Tuition:
$40,684
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,138
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
48%
% Students on Campus:
47%
% Students from out of State:
38%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
985
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 13
Business Administration and Management, General 17
Business/Commerce, General 1
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 4
Management Information Systems, General 0
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 0
Mass Communication/Media Studies 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 2
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 0
Education
Art Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 16
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 4
Writing, General 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 0
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 70
History
History, General 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 2
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 9
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 10
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 2
Psychology
Psychology, General 7
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 9
Social Sciences
Criminology 11
Political Science and Government, General 1
Sociology 1
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Graphic Design 2
Music, General 2

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