Utilize the NCAA Division I-A men's soccer statistics above to decide whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-A schools compare to the nation's averages.
Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately the total number of male athletes are on NCAA Division I-A men's soccer teams across the nation, which helps you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the national average. Presently there are 1,467 men participating in soccer at NCAA Division I-A schools.
Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NCAA Division I-A college is investing in each player on their men's soccer team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division I-A school spends on you as a player will help signify how important they feel that you are to the soccer team and the overall sports program plus the degree of support they give each player.
Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a NCAA Division I-A college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the soccer program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of men's soccer programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division I-A schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division I-A colleges commit the better quality you should expect.
Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you develop your skills and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your soccer scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division I-A men's soccer coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.
Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-A colleges can earn off their men's soccer programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When men's soccer programs are more profitable and popular NCAA Division I-A colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-A colleges will establish new soccer teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-A soccer teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.
Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and expanding men's soccer teams at NCAA Division I-A schools? Are NCAA Division I-A colleges aggressively recruiting men's soccer players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of how much NCAA Division I-A colleges all around the country are investing in men's soccer programs, thus whether or not soccer 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 NCAA Division I-A men's soccer scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-A schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-A schools across the nation. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.