Summary

  • Top 29% for international students in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 36% in men's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 37% in men's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division III
Conference:
New England Collegiate Conference
Overall Retention:
65%
International Athletes:
8%
In-State Athletes:
38%
Average Height:
6'
Setters
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Christina

Counseling Associate

Before starting as a college counselor with Sparks in 2011, Christina coached and recruited at Harvard, Michigan, and Washington State Universities. She holds a B.A. from Michigan and an Ed.M. from Boston University and has also coached on the high school level. Beyond her work as a counselor with Sparks, she also helped build the firm's experiential education division.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,982
Tuition:
$43,215
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$30,940
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
54%
Transfer Out Rate:
34%
% Students on Campus:
60%
% Students from out of State:
57%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
24
SAT Midpoint:
1085
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Psychology, General
  • Art Therapy/Therapist
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 8
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 31
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0
Education, General 0
Educational/Instructional Technology 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Reading Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Special Education and Teaching, General 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 10
English Language and Literature, General 17
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 8
Health Professions and Related Programs
Art Therapy/Therapist 37
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other 0
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor 0
History
American History (United States) 2
History, General 1
History, Other 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 63
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 0
Mathematics, Other 18
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 12
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 7
Environmental Studies 2
Psychology
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other 0
Community Psychology 11
Counseling Psychology 22
Developmental and Child Psychology 22
Psychology, General 39
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Human Services, General 7
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 4
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 9
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Commercial and Advertising Art 3
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 23
Graphic Design 20
Illustration 20
Intermedia/Multimedia 2
Photography 29

Summary

  • Top 7% for international students in women's volleyball
  • Top 46% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 43% in women's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
New England Collegiate Conference
Overall Retention:
65%
International Athletes:
27%
In-State Athletes:
45%
Average Height:
5'6"
Setters
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'7"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Junior

Meet Christina

Counseling Associate

Before starting as a college counselor with Sparks in 2011, Christina coached and recruited at Harvard, Michigan, and Washington State Universities. She holds a B.A. from Michigan and an Ed.M. from Boston University and has also coached on the high school level. Beyond her work as a counselor with Sparks, she also helped build the firm's experiential education division.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,982
Tuition:
$43,215
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$30,940
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
54%
Transfer Out Rate:
34%
% Students on Campus:
60%
% Students from out of State:
57%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
24
SAT Midpoint:
1085
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Psychology, General
  • Art Therapy/Therapist
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 8
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 31
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management 0
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0
Education, General 0
Educational/Instructional Technology 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 0
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 0
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0
Mathematics Teacher Education 0
Reading Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0
Special Education and Teaching, General 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 10
English Language and Literature, General 17
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General 8
Health Professions and Related Programs
Art Therapy/Therapist 37
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other 0
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor 0
History
American History (United States) 2
History, General 1
History, Other 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 63
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 0
Mathematics, Other 18
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 12
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 7
Environmental Studies 2
Psychology
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other 0
Community Psychology 11
Counseling Psychology 22
Developmental and Child Psychology 22
Psychology, General 39
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Human Services, General 7
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 4
Social Sciences, General 0
Sociology 9
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Commercial and Advertising Art 3
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 23
Graphic Design 20
Illustration 20
Intermedia/Multimedia 2
Photography 29

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