Recruiting Wizard

Summary

  • Top 12% tallest athletes in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 39% tallest setters in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 27% tallest outside hitters / rights in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 29% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 15% for spending per athlete in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 40% in men's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 29% in men's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Midwest Collegiate Volleyball League
In-State Athletes:
33%
Average Height:
6'3"
Setters
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'3"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,105
Tuition:
$38,880
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,514
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
54%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1096
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Social Work
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 7
Biotechnology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 10
Business Administration and Management, General 69
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 4
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 5
International Marketing 4
Organizational Behavior Studies 3
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 2
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 3
Elementary Education and Teaching 13
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 5
Special Education and Teaching, General 25
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dietetics/Dietitian 13
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 21
History
History, General 2
Legal Professions and Studies
Pre-Law Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 3
International/Global Studies 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 11
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 13
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 2
Social Work 29
Social Sciences
Sociology 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 3
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Fine/Studio Arts, General 8

Recruiting Wizard

Summary

  • Top 40% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 16% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division III
  • 59% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 40% in women's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
68%
In-State Athletes:
55%
Average Height:
5'8"
Setters
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'3"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,105
Tuition:
$38,880
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,514
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
54%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1096
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Social Work
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 7
Biotechnology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 10
Business Administration and Management, General 69
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 4
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 5
International Marketing 4
Organizational Behavior Studies 3
Organizational Leadership 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 2
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 3
Elementary Education and Teaching 13
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 5
Special Education and Teaching, General 25
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
Dietetics/Dietitian 13
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 21
History
History, General 2
Legal Professions and Studies
Pre-Law Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences 3
International/Global Studies 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 11
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 13
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 2
Social Work 29
Social Sciences
Sociology 0
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 3
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Fine/Studio Arts, General 8

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