Summary

  • Top 26% tallest setters in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 2% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball
  • Top 26% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 49% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in women's volleyball in Division III

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Presidents' Athletic Conference
In-State Athletes:
50%
Average Height:
5'8"
Setters
Average Height:
5'8"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'3"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'5"
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.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
2,444
Tuition:
$27,542
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$19,824
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
85%
Transfer Out Rate:
2%
% Students on Campus:
96%
% Students from out of State:
46%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • General Literature
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 11
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 34
Molecular Biology 12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 25
Business Administration and Management, General 31
Business/Managerial Economics 1
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 12
Finance, General 17
International Business/Trade/Commerce 6
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 24
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 34
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 19
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 6
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 9
Music Teacher Education 10
Secondary Education and Teaching 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 20
Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 23
Mechanical Engineering 36
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Engineering/Industrial Management 2
English Language and Literature/Letters
General Literature 43
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature 6
Spanish Language and Literature 5
History
History, General 24
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 10
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Accounting and Computer Science 5
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 27
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 4
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 4
Physics, General 4
Psychology
Psychology, General 16
Social Sciences
Economics, General 11
Political Science and Government, General 21
Sociology 15
Visual and Performing Arts
Music Management 1
Music Performance, General 2
Music, General 1
Music, Other 0

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