Summary

  • Top 33% in men's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 6% tallest athletes in men's volleyball
  • Top 11% tallest setters in men's volleyball
  • Top 3% tallest middle hitters in men's volleyball
  • Top 4% tallest outside hitters / rights in men's volleyball
  • Top 38% for spending per athlete in men's volleyball in Division I

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Mountain Pacific Sports Federation
Overall Retention:
67%
International Athletes:
6%
In-State Athletes:
50%
Average Height:
6'5"
Scholarship/Tuition:
33%
Setters
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'8"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Junior

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I collegiate coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
37,188
Tuition:
$21,163
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$7,075
Classroom Ratio:
27 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
50%
Transfer Out Rate:
10%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
19
SAT Midpoint:
915
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Sociology
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 12
Asian-American Studies 2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 19
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 12
Latin American Studies 4
Women's Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 21
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 255
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 195
Business Administration and Management, General 521
Finance, General 244
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other 51
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 201
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 253
Radio and Television 414
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 329
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 30
Computer Science 68
Information Science/Studies 0
Information Technology 48
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 244
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 84
Computer Engineering, General 16
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 52
Engineering, General 23
Mechanical Engineering 127
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 24
Engineering/Industrial Management 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 157
Rhetoric and Composition 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 189
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 3
French Language and Literature 1
Linguistics 23
Spanish Language and Literature 24
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 93
Environmental Health 54
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 140
Public Health Education and Promotion 27
Public Health, General 130
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 92
History
History, General 64
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 343
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 39
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 118
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 356
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 16
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 16
Geology/Earth Science, General 17
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 719
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 24
Social Sciences
Anthropology 51
Economics, General 71
Geography 32
Political Science and Government, General 155
Sociology 518
Urban Studies/Affairs 29
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 236
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 46
Music Performance, General 64
Music, General 68

Summary

  • Top 20% for international retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 63% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 5% tallest athletes in women's volleyball
  • Top 3% tallest setters in women's volleyball
  • Top 4% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball
  • Top 13% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball
  • Top 16% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in women's volleyball
  • Top 68% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Big West Conference
Overall Retention:
81%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
6%
In-State Athletes:
69%
Average Height:
5'11"
Scholarship/Tuition:
38%
Setters
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'2"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'7"
Average Class Year:
Junior

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I collegiate coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
37,188
Tuition:
$21,163
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$7,075
Classroom Ratio:
27 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
50%
Transfer Out Rate:
10%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
19
SAT Midpoint:
915
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Sociology
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 12
Asian-American Studies 2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 19
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 12
Latin American Studies 4
Women's Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 21
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 255
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 195
Business Administration and Management, General 521
Finance, General 244
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other 51
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 201
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 253
Radio and Television 414
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 329
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 30
Computer Science 68
Information Science/Studies 0
Information Technology 48
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 244
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 84
Computer Engineering, General 16
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 52
Engineering, General 23
Mechanical Engineering 127
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 24
Engineering/Industrial Management 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 157
Rhetoric and Composition 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 189
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 3
French Language and Literature 1
Linguistics 23
Spanish Language and Literature 24
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 93
Environmental Health 54
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 140
Public Health Education and Promotion 27
Public Health, General 130
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 92
History
History, General 64
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 343
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 39
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 118
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 356
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 16
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 16
Geology/Earth Science, General 17
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 719
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 24
Social Sciences
Anthropology 51
Economics, General 71
Geography 32
Political Science and Government, General 155
Sociology 518
Urban Studies/Affairs 29
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 236
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 46
Music Performance, General 64
Music, General 68

Summary

  • Top 60% in women's beach volleyball volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I collegiate coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
37,188
Tuition:
$21,163
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$7,075
Classroom Ratio:
27 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
50%
Transfer Out Rate:
10%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
19
SAT Midpoint:
915
Top 3 Majors:
  • Psychology, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Sociology
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 12
Asian-American Studies 2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 19
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 12
Latin American Studies 4
Women's Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 21
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 255
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 195
Business Administration and Management, General 521
Finance, General 244
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other 51
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 201
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 253
Radio and Television 414
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 329
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 30
Computer Science 68
Information Science/Studies 0
Information Technology 48
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 244
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 84
Computer Engineering, General 16
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 52
Engineering, General 23
Mechanical Engineering 127
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 24
Engineering/Industrial Management 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 157
Rhetoric and Composition 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 189
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 3
French Language and Literature 1
Linguistics 23
Spanish Language and Literature 24
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 93
Environmental Health 54
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 140
Public Health Education and Promotion 27
Public Health, General 130
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 92
History
History, General 64
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 343
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 39
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 118
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 356
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 16
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 16
Geology/Earth Science, General 17
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 719
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 24
Social Sciences
Anthropology 51
Economics, General 71
Geography 32
Political Science and Government, General 155
Sociology 518
Urban Studies/Affairs 29
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 236
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 46
Music Performance, General 64
Music, General 68

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