Do you know just how much financial aid Illinois NCAA Division I-A schools award to players on college Softball teams? This past year NCAA Division I and II schools alone award $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For some student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-A school in Illinois can mean the difference between obtaining a college education and having to put that dream on hold.

If you would like to be in the running for one of the many NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball scholarships that are offered in Illinois you have to know which colleges to make contact with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was created to provide Women's Softball athletes and other student athletes with the information they need to improve their odds of being recruited by a Illinois NCAA Division I-A school.

Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball in IL

Detailed Breakdown Illinois Division-wide
Average Number of Athletes 20 21
Total Number of Athletes 61 2,121
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $8,375 $9,867
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $170,066 $201,002
Total Full Time Head Coaches 3 71
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 4
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 6 141
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 2 40
Average Total Revenue $265,571 $441,420
Average Total Expenses $942,146 $873,395

Utilize the Illinois NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball statistics above to consider whether this division provides you with the very best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how Illinois NCAA Division I-A schools compare and contrast to the division-wide averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This shows you how many student athletes are on NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball teams in Illinois, which can help you figure out how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare it to the division-wide average. At present there are 61 women participating in Softball at NCAA Division I-A schools in Illinois.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This identifies how much a Illinois NCAA Division I-A college is spending on each player on their Women's Softball team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. How much a Illinois NCAA Division I-A school invests in you as a player can help figure out how valuable they feel you actually are to the Softball team and the overall sports program in addition to the level of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it costs normally for a Illinois NCAA Division I-A college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the Softball program active. This gives student athletes a good indication of the quality of Women's Softball programs, facilities and training personnel at Illinois NCAA Division I-A schools. The more Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges commit the better quality you can expect from their Softball programs.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your skills and help you continue on track athletically and educationally so you are able to keep your Softball scholarship year after year. The more Women's Softball coaches there are, the greater your chances are to get one-on-one training and attention you will need to accomplish your goal of graduating from a NCAA Division I-A college in Illinois.

Average Total Revenue: The more money Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges can earn off their Women's Softball programs the more likely they are to expand and support them. When Women's Softball programs are more profitable and popular Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges will invest more in their current programs and more colleges will create new Softball teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-A Softball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities in Illinois.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in Women's Softball teams at Illinois NCAA Division I-A schools? Are Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges actively recruiting for Women's Softball programs? The total expenses statistic (consists of|includes} operating and recruiting costs. This will provide you with a good idea of how much Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges around the country are spending on Women's Softball programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not Softball scholarship opportunities will likely grow, keep pace or weaken in this state and division.

The initial, and most essential, step in getting an athletic scholarship is determining which Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges have Women's Softball programs and whether or not they provide financial aid for their players. Below are Illinois NCAA Division I-A colleges that have a Women's Softball team. Choose a college to get comprehensive statistics on student aid, coaches, athletes and more.

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