Duquesne University Women's Volleyball


  • Top 12% for retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 90% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 11% tallest athletes in women's volleyball
  • Top 2% tallest setters in women's volleyball
  • Top 11% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in women's volleyball
  • Top 61% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 32% in women's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 43% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score
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Team Information - Women

Division I
Atlantic 10 Conference
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“There isn’t a universal school or team culture that catalyzes athletic, personal or intellectual development,” says Sparks, “That said, every school and team has a culture. The question is whether it’s going to meet the student-athlete and encourage their specific potential.”

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
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On Campus
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Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
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Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Wellness Housing
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Top 3 Majors:
  • Nursing Science
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Women's Studies 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 12
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 98
Microbiology, General 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 59
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 4
Business/Commerce, General 7
Business/Corporate Communications 16
Business/Managerial Economics 7
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 12
Finance, General 57
International Business/Trade/Commerce 6
Investments and Securities 0
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 56
Management Information Systems, General 35
Management Science 21
Marketing, Other 26
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 45
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 4
Organizational Leadership 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism 0
Journalism 24
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 49
Public Relations/Image Management 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 4
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other 15
Information Technology 3
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 10
Computer Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 22
Education, General 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 6
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 9
Latin Teacher Education 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 6
Music Teacher Education 17
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 14
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 17
General Literature 0
Rhetoric and Composition 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 5
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 11
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator 11
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 6
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 15
Music Therapy/Therapist 2
Nursing Science 131
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 24
Pharmaceutical Sciences 6
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 8
Physical Therapy/Therapist 31
Physician Assistant 55
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 0
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 27
History, General 20
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Forensic Science and Technology 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 30
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 4
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 17
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 10
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 8
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 5
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 9
Chemistry, Other 1
Physics, General 10
Psychology, General 68
Social Sciences
Economics, General 3
International Relations and Affairs 16
Political Science and Government, General 19
Sociology 14
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Music Performance, General 26
Music, Other 15

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