Make use of the South Dakota NAIA Division II Women's Volleyball statistics above to decide whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how South Dakota NAIA Division II 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 NAIA Division II Women's Volleyball teams in South Dakota, which will help you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the division-wide average. Currently there are 117 women participating in Volleyball at NAIA Division II schools in South Dakota.
Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a South Dakota NAIA Division II college is investing in each player on their Women's Volleyball team for things that are essential like equipment and uniforms. How much a South Dakota NAIA Division II school invests in you as a player will help determine how important they think you are to the Volleyball team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they give each player.
Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it costs normally for a South Dakota NAIA Division II college to perform the day-to-day operations that keep the Volleyball program up and running. This can give student athletes a good indication of the quality of Women's Volleyball programs, facilities and training personnel at South Dakota NAIA Division II schools. The more South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges commit the better quality you should expect from their Volleyball programs.
Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your skills and enable you to stay on track athletically and academically so you can continue to keep your Volleyball scholarship year after year. The more Women's Volleyball 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 NAIA Division II college in South Dakota.
Average Total Revenue: The more money South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges can earn off their Women's Volleyball programs the more likely they will be to grow and support them. When Women's Volleyball programs are more profitable and popular South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and more colleges will create new Volleyball teams of their own. More NAIA Division II Volleyball teams means more athletic scholarship possibilities in South Dakota.
Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in Women's Volleyball teams at South Dakota NAIA Division II schools? Are South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting for Women's Volleyball programs? The total expenses statistic (consists of|includes} operating and recruiting expenditures. This will provide you with an accurate assessment of how much South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges around the country are investing in Women's Volleyball programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not Volleyball scholarship opportunities are likely to develop, keep pace or weaken in this state and division.
The initial, and most crucial, step in getting an athletic scholarship is deciding which South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges have Women's Volleyball programs and if they offer financial aid for their players. Below are South Dakota NAIA Division II colleges that currently have a Women's Volleyball team. Pick a college to get comprehensive statistics on student aid, coaches, athletes and more.