Use the NAIA Division II men's ice hockey statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NAIA Division II schools compare with the national averages.
Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately how many male athletes are on NAIA Division II men's ice hockey teams in the United States, which will help you see how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare it to the national average. Presently there are 28 men taking part in ice hockey at NAIA Division II schools.
Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NAIA Division II college is investing in each player on their men's ice hockey team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NAIA Division II school invests in you as a player will help determine how beneficial believe that that you are to the ice hockey team and the overall sports program and also the degree of support they give each player.
Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NAIA Division II college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the ice hockey program operational. This can give student athletes a good idea of the level of men's ice hockey programs, facilities and training personnel at NAIA Division II schools across the country. The more NAIA Division II colleges invest the better quality you can expect.
Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you sharpen your talent and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your ice hockey scholarship each year. The more NAIA Division II men's ice hockey coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one instruction and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.
Average Total Revenue: The more money NAIA Division II colleges can earn off their men's ice hockey programs the more likely they are to broaden them. When men's ice hockey programs are more profitable and popular NAIA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NAIA Division II colleges will establish new ice hockey teams of their very own. More NAIA Division II ice hockey teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.
Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for promoting and growing men's ice hockey teams at NAIA Division II schools? Are NAIA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting men's ice hockey players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of just how much NAIA Division II colleges all around the nation are spending on men's ice hockey programs, thus whether or not ice hockey scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.
If you want to be a contender for one of the many NAIA Division II men's ice hockey scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NAIA Division II schools in your state compare to NAIA Division II schools across the nation. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.