Utilize the NAIA Division II women's volleyball statistics above to determine whether this division gives you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NAIA Division II schools compare with the nation's averages.
Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the total number of female athletes are on NAIA Division II women's volleyball teams across the nation, which will help you determine how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the national average. Currently there are 1,945 women taking part in volleyball at NAIA Division II schools.
Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NAIA Division II college is spending on each player on their women's volleyball team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NAIA Division II school spends on you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel you are to the volleyball team and the overall sports program and also the level of support they provide each player.
Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a NAIA Division II college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the volleyball program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's volleyball programs, facilities and training personnel at NAIA Division II schools across the country. The more NAIA Division II colleges spend the better quality you may expect.
Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you sharpen your skills and help you stay on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your volleyball scholarship year after year. The more NAIA Division II women's volleyball coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your primary goal of graduating from a college.
Average Total Revenue: The more money NAIA Division II colleges can earn off their women's volleyball programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When women's volleyball programs are more lucrative and popular NAIA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NAIA Division II colleges will create new volleyball teams of their very own. More NAIA Division II volleyball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.
Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing women's volleyball teams at NAIA Division II schools? Are NAIA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting women's volleyball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NAIA Division II colleges around the nation are spending on women's volleyball programs, thus whether or not volleyball scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.
If you would like to be a contender for one of the many NAIA Division II women's volleyball scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NAIA Division II schools in your state compare with NAIA Division II schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.