Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-A schools award to players on college baseball teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone awarded $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For many student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-A school can mean the differencebetween getting a college education and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division I-A men's baseball scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was designed to present student athletes with the information they need to increase their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-A school and receiving a men's baseball scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-A Men's Baseball

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-A Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 35 32
Total Number of Athletes 3,777 52,388
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $10,066 $2,397
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $354,208 $77,948
Total Full Time Head Coaches 106 656
Total Part Time Head Coaches 2 1,005
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 196 602
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 83 3,002
Average Total Revenue $938,360 $268,647
Average Total Expenses $1,391,583 $298,819

Make use of the NCAA Division I-A men's baseball statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-A schools compare with the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately the total number of male athletes are on NCAA Division I-A men's baseball teams across the nation, which helps you figure out how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Presently there are 3,777 men involved in baseball at NCAA Division I-A schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to how much a NCAA Division I-A college is investing in each player on their men's baseball team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCAA Division I-A school spends on you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel that you are to the baseball team and the overall sports program as well as the degree of support they provide each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NCAA Division I-A college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the baseball program operational. This can give student athletes a good idea of the level of men's baseball programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division I-A schools across the country. The more NCAA Division I-A colleges invest the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you develop your skills and help you continue on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your baseball scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-A men's baseball coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-A colleges can earn off their men's baseball programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When men's baseball programs are more successful and popular NCAA Division I-A colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-A colleges will create new baseball teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-A baseball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing men's baseball teams at NCAA Division I-A schools? Are NCAA Division I-A colleges aggressively recruiting men's baseball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division I-A colleges throughout the nation are investing in men's baseball programs, thus whether or not baseball scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you want to be a contender for one of the numerous NCAA Division I-A men's baseball scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-A schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-A schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-A

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