Summary

  • Top 15% in women's volleyball in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 47% tallest athletes in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 22% tallest setters in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 11% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 48% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 7% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 46% for international students in women's volleyball in Division II
  • Top 38% in women's volleyball in Division II for ACT score
  • Top 38% in women's volleyball in Division II for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division II
Conference:
Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
46%
Average Height:
5'9"
Scholarship/Tuition:
31%
Setters
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

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:
4,030
Tuition:
$18,658
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$11,064
Classroom Ratio:
15 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
25%
Transfer Out Rate:
21%
% Students on Campus:
75%
% Students from out of State:
10%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
1015
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 12
Environmental Biology 4
Microbiology, General 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 0
Business/Commerce, General 154
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0
Office Management and Supervision 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 10
Organizational Communication, General 5
Public Relations/Image Management 10
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General 0
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0
Construction Trades
Carpentry/Carpenter 0
Education
Art Teacher Education 3
Biology Teacher Education 0
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 46
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 4
History Teacher Education 11
Mathematics Teacher Education 7
Music Teacher Education 6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 6
Reading Teacher Education 1
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 2
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Spanish Language Teacher Education 0
Special Education and Teaching, General 23
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General 0
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other 0
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 6
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Health Professions and Related Programs
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 8
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 0
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 13
History
History, General 9
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 28
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 49
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician 0
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 28
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 8
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 13
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 1
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 3
Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder 0
Psychology
Community Psychology 15
Psychology, General 23
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 2
Sociology 1
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 1
Fine/Studio Arts, General 3
Music Management 1
Music Performance, General 1
Music, General 1

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