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Summary

  • Top 25% for international retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 59% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 4% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball
  • Top 32% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 24% for international students in women's volleyball
  • Top 16% in women's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 24% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
West Coast Conference
Overall Retention:
76%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
8%
In-State Athletes:
58%
Average Height:
5'10"
Scholarship/Tuition:
39%
Setters
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'5"
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:
6,259
Tuition:
$60,648
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$40,226
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
79%
% Students on Campus:
51%
% Students from out of State:
24%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
28
SAT Midpoint:
1200
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 5
European Studies/Civilization 5
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 0
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 27
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 47
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 60
Business/Commerce, General 13
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 58
Finance, General 89
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
Management Information Systems, General 6
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 151
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 18
Recording Arts Technology/Technician 10
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 0
Radio and Television 1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 159
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 15
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 11
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 5
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 1
Mechanical Engineering 30
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 103
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 1
Latin Language and Literature 0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist 5
History
History, General 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 38
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 4
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Natural Sciences 49
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 6
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 27
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Physics, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 105
Social Sciences
Economics, General 44
Political Science and Government, General 81
Sociology 68
Urban Studies/Affairs 13
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 16
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 67
Dance, General 24
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 30
Fine/Studio Arts, General 40
Music, General 8
Playwriting and Screenwriting 36

Recruiting Wizard

Have a college list that takes rowing into account?

Our college wizard can you help you find your likelihood at any rowing college - even if you're fairly new to the sport!

Summary

  • Top 55% in women's beach volleyball volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 43% for spending per athlete in women's beach volleyball volleyball in Division I
  • Top 27% in women's beach volleyball volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 29% in women's beach volleyball volleyball in Division I for SAT score

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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
6,259
Tuition:
$60,648
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$40,226
Classroom Ratio:
11 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
79%
% Students on Campus:
51%
% Students from out of State:
24%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
28
SAT Midpoint:
1200
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 5
European Studies/Civilization 5
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 0
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 27
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 47
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 60
Business/Commerce, General 13
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 58
Finance, General 89
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
Management Information Systems, General 6
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 151
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 18
Recording Arts Technology/Technician 10
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other 0
Radio and Television 1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 159
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 15
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 11
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 5
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 1
Mechanical Engineering 30
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 103
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 1
Latin Language and Literature 0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist 5
History
History, General 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 38
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 4
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Natural Sciences 49
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 6
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 27
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Physics, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 105
Social Sciences
Economics, General 44
Political Science and Government, General 81
Sociology 68
Urban Studies/Affairs 13
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 16
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 67
Dance, General 24
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 30
Fine/Studio Arts, General 40
Music, General 8
Playwriting and Screenwriting 36

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