You have spent years practicing gymnastics and contending for your high school. Now is the time to be sure all that hard work pays off. Last year over 145,000 student athletes received athletic scholarships that helped them pay for their college degree. For some, it can mean the difference between obtaining a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you would like to be a contender for one of the numerous women's gymnastics scholarships that are available you have to know which schools to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in contact with them. In some cases, joining a network of student gymnastics athletes with pre-established access to college coaches can help considerably. AthleticScholarships.com was created to provide these student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited and getting a women's gymnastics scholarship.

Women's Gymnastics Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics

Detailed Breakdown Nationwide for Gymnastics
Average Number of Athletes 17
Total Number of Athletes 1,412
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $6,213
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $99,374
Total Full Time Head Coaches 30
Total Part Time Head Coaches 11
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 41
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 51
Average Total Revenue $288,407
Average Total Expenses $603,220

Use the women's gymnastics athletic scholarship information above to find out:

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know about how many female athletes are on women's gymnastics teams across the country, which will help you see how competitive the recruiting process is. The more positions there are the more opportunities you have for getting on a college gymnastics team.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much colleges are spending on average for each player on a women's gymnastics team for things which are necessary for example uniforms and equipment. How much a university invests in you as a player will help determine how important they think you're to the gymnastics team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the gymnastics program up and running. This will give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's gymnastics programs, facilities and training personnel at colleges across the country. The more colleges invest the greater quality you may expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to assisting you hone your talent and enable you to keep on track educationally and athletically so you can keep your gymnastics scholarship every year. The more women's gymnastics coaches there are, the greater your chances are to get one-on-one training and attention that will help you reach your goal of graduating college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money colleges could make off their women's gymnastics programs the more likely they are to expand them. When women's gymnastics programs are more profitable and popular colleges will invest more in their current programs and other colleges will create a new gymnastics teams to get in on the action. More gymnastics teams usually means more athletic scholarship opportunities.

Average Total Expenses: Is there an increasing interest in supporting and expanding women's gymnastics teams? Are colleges aggressively recruiting women's gymnastics players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will provide you with a good idea of how much colleges around the country are investing in women's gymnastics programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not gymnastics scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

Now that you know the national statistics see how the different divisions compare. Select a division below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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