Summary

  • Top 7% for retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 56% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 8% tallest athletes in women's volleyball
  • Top 25% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball
  • Top 16% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball
  • Top 20% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball
  • Top 12% in women's volleyball for athlete graduation rate
  • 60% in women's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • 67% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Ohio Valley Conference
Overall Retention:
96%
In-State Athletes:
24%
Average Height:
5'11"
Scholarship/Tuition:
40%
Setters
Average Height:
5'8"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Vera

Experiential Education Associate

Vera serves as a project manager with Sparks experiential education and specializes in curriculum construction. Her job is to take sport camp and showcase goals and translate them into the Sparks model. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and is completing a Masters in Marine Technology from Delft University of Technology. She also holds a C2 level in Cambridge English.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
11,781
Tuition:
$22,995
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,859
Classroom Ratio:
19 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
49%
Transfer Out Rate:
37%
% Students on Campus:
30%
% Students from out of State:
10%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
23
SAT Midpoint:
1045
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 130
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 86
Business Administration and Management, General 248
Business/Managerial Economics 22
Management Information Systems, General 56
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 72
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 26
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 39
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 30
Elementary Education and Teaching 75
Health Teacher Education 43
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 16
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 35
Computer Engineering, General 8
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 37
Industrial Engineering 36
Manufacturing Engineering 1
Mechanical Engineering 51
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 22
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 62
Rhetoric and Composition 23
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 13
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 35
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 288
History
History, General 48
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 95
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 4
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 17
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 82
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 3
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 31
Physics, General 2
Psychology
Psychology, General 136
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 49
Social Sciences
Anthropology 17
Economics, General 7
Geography 37
Political Science and Government, General 31
Sociology 47
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 32
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 12
Fine/Studio Arts, General 23
Music, General 15

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