Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division II (without football) schools give to players on college cross country 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 II (without football) school can mean the differencebetween obtaining a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division II (without football) men's cross country scholarships that are offered you must know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to provide student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division II (without football) school and receiving a men's cross country scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division II (without football) Men's Cross Country

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division II (without football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 10 11
Total Number of Athletes 683 7,124
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $986 $699
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $9,785 $7,483
Total Full Time Head Coaches 4 38
Total Part Time Head Coaches 108 1,043
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 7
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 74 667
Average Total Revenue $58,595 $35,148
Average Total Expenses $58,816 $34,567

Utilize the NCAA Division II (without 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 (without football) schools compare to the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you about the total number of male athletes are on NCAA Division II (without football) men's cross country teams across the nation, which will help you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare and contrast it to the national average. Currently there are 683 men taking part in cross country at NCAA Division II (without football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NCAA Division II (without football) college is spending on each player on their men's cross country team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division II (without football) school spends on you as a player will help determine how beneficial they feel that you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program plus the degree of support they offer each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a NCAA Division II (without football) college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the cross country program functioning. This will give student athletes a good idea of the level of men's cross country programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division II (without football) schools across the country. The more NCAA Division II (without football) colleges spend the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you develop your talent and help you stay on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your cross country scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division II (without football) men's cross country 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 NCAA Division II (without football) colleges can make off their men's cross country programs the more likely they are to grow them. When men's cross country programs are more successful and popular NCAA Division II (without football) colleges will commit more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division II (without football) colleges will create new cross country teams of their own. More NCAA Division II (without football) cross country teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for promoting and growing men's cross country teams at NCAA Division II (without football) schools? Are NCAA Division II (without football) colleges aggressively recruiting men's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division II (without football) colleges throughout the country 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 (without football) men's cross country scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division II (without football) schools in your state compare with NCAA Division II (without football) schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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