Summary

  • Top 19% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 8% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 44% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 45% in women's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Old Dominion Athletic Conf.
Overall Retention:
70%
In-State Athletes:
70%
Average Height:
5'8"
Setters
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'2"
Average Class Year:
Junior

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
639
Tuition:
$52,435
Tuition Category:
On Campus, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,014
Classroom Ratio:
9 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
57%
% Students on Campus:
84%
% Students from out of State:
54%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Theme Housing
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
24
SAT Midpoint:
1080
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Women's Studies 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 20
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business/Commerce, General 14
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 5
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 24
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
French Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 2
History
History, General 8
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Environmental Studies 5
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 0
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 2
Physics, General 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 15
Social Sciences
Economics, General 6
International Relations and Affairs 2
Political Science and Government, General 6
Sociology 4
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 2
Dance, General 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 2
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 4
Fine/Studio Arts, General 6
Music, General 5

What Sparks is About