Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA 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 NJCAA Division II school can make the differencebetween acquiring a college education and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division II men's football scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to get in touch with, 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 increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division II school and receiving a men's football scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division II Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 79 98
Total Number of Athletes 786 84,169
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $907 $4,327
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $68,394 $472,187
Total Full Time Head Coaches 4 522
Total Part Time Head Coaches 6 336
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 6 2,764
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 63 4,436
Average Total Revenue $273,167 $3,783,815
Average Total Expenses $276,277 $2,498,701

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

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately how many male athletes are on NJCAA Division II men's football teams across the nation, which will help you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, especially when you do a comparison of it to the national average. Presently there are 786 men taking part in football at NJCAA Division II schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NJCAA Division II college is paying for each player on their men's football team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NJCAA Division II school spends on you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel that you are to the football team and the overall sports program as well as the degree of support they offer each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you sharpen your talent and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your football scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA 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 primary goal of graduating from a college.

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

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and expanding men's football teams at NJCAA Division II schools? Are NJCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting men's football players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of how much NJCAA Division II colleges all around the country 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 would like to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division II men's football scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division II schools in your state compare to NJCAA Division II schools across the country. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division II

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