Do you know how much financial aid NCCAA Division II schools give to players on college football 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 NCCAA Division II school can make the differencebetween getting a college education and having to put that goal on hold.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCCAA Division II men's football scholarships that are offered you have to know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was made to provide student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NCCAA Division II school and receiving a men's football scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCCAA Division II Men's Football

Detailed Breakdown NCCAA Division II Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 56 98
Total Number of Athletes 112 84,169
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,864 $4,327
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $114,867 $472,187
Total Full Time Head Coaches 2 522
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 336
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 3 2,764
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 9 4,436
Average Total Revenue $363,841 $3,783,815
Average Total Expenses $363,841 $2,498,701

Utilize the NCCAA Division II men's football statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCCAA Division II schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the actual number of male athletes are on NCCAA Division II men's football teams across the country, which will help you figure out how aggressive the recruiting process is, especially when you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 112 men taking part in football at NCCAA Division II schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates just how much a NCCAA Division II college is spending on each player on their men's football team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCCAA Division II school invests in you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel you are to the football team and the overall sports program and also the level of support they offer each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you refine your abilities and help you stay on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your football scholarship each year. The more NCCAA Division II men's football coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one instruction and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCCAA Division II colleges can make off their men's football programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When men's football programs are more lucrative and popular NCCAA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCCAA Division II colleges will create new football teams of their own. More NCCAA Division II football teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and growing men's football teams at NCCAA Division II schools? Are NCCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting men's football players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NCCAA Division II colleges around the nation are investing in men's football programs, thus if football scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCCAA Division II men's football scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCCAA Division II schools in your state compare to NCCAA Division II schools across the country. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCCAA Division II

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