Summary

  • Top 43% for retention in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 27% tallest setters in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 27% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 62% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 33% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
77%
In-State Athletes:
20%
Average Height:
5'8"
Setters
Average Height:
5'8"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'11"
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 Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching at the collegiate level, working first in a club program, then assistant coach for two separate DI programs, before seven years as the Staley head coach of women’s rowing at Cornell University. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2015. An accomplished athlete, Hilary is also a two-time Olympian and six-time National Team member.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
827
Tuition:
$24,020
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,676
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
% Students on Campus:
92%
% Students from out of State:
79%
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
Top 3 Majors:
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Education
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 22
Education, Other 15
Elementary Education and Teaching 68
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 4
Music Teacher Education 0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0
Physics Teacher Education 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 1
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 0
Theology and Religious Vocations
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies 23
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other 0
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 2

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