Summary

  • Top 31% for retention in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 20% tallest setters in men's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 47% for spending per athlete in men's volleyball in Division III
  • 56% in men's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 28% in men's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Skyline Conference
Overall Retention:
81%
In-State Athletes:
100%
Average Height:
6'
Setters
Average Height:
6'2"
Average Class Year:
Senior
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Junior

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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,077
Tuition:
$25,310
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,336
Classroom Ratio:
15 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
58%
Transfer Out Rate:
31%
% Students on Campus:
67%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
1100
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Moderate
Top 3 Majors:
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Latin American Studies 1
Women's Studies 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 29
Journalism 42
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 19
English Literature (British and Commonwealth) 26
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 3
History
History, General 16
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 69
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 80
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 14
Natural Resources and Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 8
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Psychology
Psychology, General 52
Social Sciences
Anthropology 7
Economics, General 18
Political Science and Government, General 10
Social Sciences, Other 19
Sociology 50
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 17
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 52
Commercial and Advertising Art 0
Dance, General 40
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 38
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 0
Fine and Studio Arts Management 64
Graphic Design 36
Jazz/Jazz Studies 16
Music Performance, General 9
Music Theory and Composition 21
Music, Other 0
Musical Theatre 17
Painting 22
Photography 20
Playwriting and Screenwriting 21
Printmaking 5
Sculpture 13
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 23
Visual and Performing Arts, General 20
Voice and Opera 7

Summary

  • Top 40% for international students in women's volleyball in Division III
  • 75% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 39% in women's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Skyline Conference
Overall Retention:
35%
In-State Athletes:
100%
Setters
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
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.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,077
Tuition:
$25,310
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,336
Classroom Ratio:
15 to 1
Campus Setting:
Suburb: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
58%
Transfer Out Rate:
31%
% Students on Campus:
67%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
1100
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Moderate
Top 3 Majors:
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Latin American Studies 1
Women's Studies 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 29
Journalism 42
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 19
English Literature (British and Commonwealth) 26
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 3
History
History, General 16
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 69
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 80
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 14
Natural Resources and Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 8
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Psychology
Psychology, General 52
Social Sciences
Anthropology 7
Economics, General 18
Political Science and Government, General 10
Social Sciences, Other 19
Sociology 50
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 17
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 52
Commercial and Advertising Art 0
Dance, General 40
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 38
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 0
Fine and Studio Arts Management 64
Graphic Design 36
Jazz/Jazz Studies 16
Music Performance, General 9
Music Theory and Composition 21
Music, Other 0
Musical Theatre 17
Painting 22
Photography 20
Playwriting and Screenwriting 21
Printmaking 5
Sculpture 13
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 23
Visual and Performing Arts, General 20
Voice and Opera 7

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