Utilize the Louisiana NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball statistics above to determine whether this division gives you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how Louisiana NCAA Division I-A schools compare and contrast to the division-wide averages.
Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you how many student athletes are on NCAA Division I-A Women's Softball teams in Louisiana, which will help you figure out how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly when you compare it to the division-wide average. At present there are 90 women taking part in Softball at NCAA Division I-A schools in Louisiana.
Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This identifies just how much a Louisiana NCAA Division I-A college is spending on each player on their Women's Softball team for things that are important like equipment and uniforms. How much a Louisiana NCAA Division I-A school invests in you as a player will help figure out how valuable they think you really are to the Softball team and the overall sports program in addition to the level of support they provide each player.
Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it costs normally for a Louisiana NCAA Division I-A college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the Softball program active. This can give student athletes a good indication of the quality of Women's Softball programs, facilities and training personnel at Louisiana NCAA Division I-A schools. The more Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges spend the better quality you should expect from their Softball programs.
Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your skills and enable you to stay on track athletically and educationally so you can continue to keep your Softball scholarship every year. The more Women's Softball coaches there are, the more likely you 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 Louisiana.
Average Total Revenue: The more money Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges can make off their Women's Softball programs the more likely they will be to expand and support them. When Women's Softball programs are more profitable and popular Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges will invest more in their existing 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 Louisiana.
Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in Women's Softball teams at Louisiana NCAA Division I-A schools? Are Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges actively recruiting for Women's Softball programs? The total expenses stat (consists of|includes} operating and recruiting expenditures. This will likely provide you with a good idea of how much Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges around the country are investing in Women's Softball programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not Softball scholarship opportunities will probably expand, keep pace or weaken in this state and division.
The first, and most essential, step in obtaining an athletic scholarship is determining which Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges have Women's Softball programs and if they offer financial aid for their players. Below are Louisiana NCAA Division I-A colleges that currently have a Women's Softball team. Choose a college to get detailed statistics on student aid, coaches, athletes and more.