Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division II (with football) schools award to players on college cross country teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone awarded $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For most student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division II (with football) school can mean the differencebetween getting a college degree and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division II (with football) men's cross country scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to supply student athletes with the information they need to boost their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division II (with football) school and receiving a men's cross country scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division II (with football) Men's Cross Country

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division II (with football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 12 11
Total Number of Athletes 622 7,124
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $715 $699
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $8,453 $7,483
Total Full Time Head Coaches 2 38
Total Part Time Head Coaches 86 1,043
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 7
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 45 667
Average Total Revenue $47,846 $35,148
Average Total Expenses $45,036 $34,567

Make use of the NCAA Division II (with football) men's cross country statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division II (with football) schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the total number of male athletes are on NCAA Division II (with football) men's cross country teams across the country, which will help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Presently there are 622 men participating in cross country at NCAA Division II (with football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NCAA Division II (with football) college is spending on each player on their men's cross country team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCAA Division II (with football) school invests in you as a player will help determine how important they feel you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program as well as the amount of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NCAA Division II (with football) college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the cross country program functioning. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of men's cross country programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division II (with football) schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division II (with football) colleges spend the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your abilities and help you stay on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your cross country scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division II (with football) men's cross country coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division II (with football) colleges can earn off their men's cross country programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When men's cross country programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division II (with football) colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division II (with football) colleges will create new cross country teams of their very own. More NCAA Division II (with football) cross country teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and expanding men's cross country teams at NCAA Division II (with football) schools? Are NCAA Division II (with football) colleges aggressively recruiting men's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of just how much NCAA Division II (with football) colleges throughout the nation are investing in men's cross country programs, thus whether or not cross country 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 NCAA Division II (with football) men's cross country scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division II (with football) schools in your state compare to NCAA Division II (with football) schools across the country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division II (with football)

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