Do you know how many resources NCAA Division III (with football) schools put into recruting players for their college cross country teams? Last year NCAA Division III and Ivy League schools alone invested $3,704,855 in the recruiting process. Although this money is not spent on athletic scholarships, being a talented men's cross country player can help you get into an academically prestigious Division III school. For many student athletes, a chance to play at a NCAA Division III (with football) school can make the difference between advancing their athletic career and never getting a chance to play at a high level again.

If you want to be a competitor for one of many NCAA Division III (with football) men's cross country positions that are available you must know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was designed to provide student athletes with the information they require to improve their odds of being recruited by a NCAA Division III (with football) school and getting on a college level men's cross country team.

Sports Program Statistics for NCAA Division III (with football) Men's Cross Country

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division III (with football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 14 11
Total Number of Athletes 1,488 7,124
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $539 $699
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $7,368 $7,483
Total Full Time Head Coaches 7 38
Total Part Time Head Coaches 176 1,043
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 1 7
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 132 667
Average Total Revenue $22,013 $35,148
Average Total Expenses $21,519 $34,567

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

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know roughly the actual number of male athletes are on NCAA Division III (with football) men's cross country teams across the country, which will help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare and contrast it to the national average. Presently there are 1,488 men involved in cross country at NCAA Division III (with football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents how much a NCAA Division III (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. How much a NCAA Division III (with football) school invests in you as a player will help signify how beneficial believe that you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program as well as the degree of support they provide each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a NCAA Division III (with 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 quality of men's cross country programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division III (with football) schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division III (with football) colleges invest the better quality you should expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you develop your abilities and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you can keep your cross country position on the team year after year. The more NCAA Division III (with football) men's cross country coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get the 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 III (with football) colleges can earn off their men's cross country programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When men's cross country programs are more successful and popular NCAA Division III (with football) colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division III (with football) colleges will establish new cross country teams of their own.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing men's cross country teams at NCAA Division III (with football) schools? Are NCAA Division III (with football) colleges aggressively recruiting men's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division III (with football) colleges throughout the country are investing in men's cross country programs, thus whether or not cross country program is likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division III (with football) men's cross country positions that are available, it will take persistence, research, and planning. See how NCAA Division III (with football) schools in your state compare to NCAA Division III (with football) schools across the nation. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division III (with football)

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