Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division III schools award to players on college football teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone granted $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For some student athletes, a scholarship from a NJCAA Division III school can make the differencebetween obtaining a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you wish to be a competitor for one of the many NJCAA Division III men's football scholarships that are available you need to know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was made to present student athletes with the information they need to increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division III school and receiving a men's football scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division III Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 69 98
Total Number of Athletes 1,376 84,169
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $580 $4,327
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $39,380 $472,187
Total Full Time Head Coaches 3 522
Total Part Time Head Coaches 17 336
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 2 2,764
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 116 4,436
Average Total Revenue $116,151 $3,783,815
Average Total Expenses $110,420 $2,498,701

Utilize the NJCAA Division III men's football statistics above to decide whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division III schools compare to the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the total number of male athletes are on NJCAA Division III men's football teams across the country, which helps you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare and contrast it to the national average. Presently there are 1,376 men involved in football at NJCAA Division III schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NJCAA Division III college is paying for each player on their men's football team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NJCAA Division III school spends on you as a player will help signify how valuable they feel that 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 what it cost on average for a NJCAA Division III college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the football program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the level of men's football programs, facilities and training personnel at NJCAA Division III schools across the country. The more NJCAA Division III colleges invest the better quality you should expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your abilities and help you keep on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your football scholarship each year. The more NJCAA Division III men's football coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NJCAA Division III colleges can make off their men's football programs the more likely they are to expand them. When men's football programs are more successful and well-known NJCAA Division III colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division III colleges will establish new football teams of their own. More NJCAA Division III football teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing men's football teams at NJCAA Division III schools? Are NJCAA Division III colleges aggressively recruiting men's football players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of how much NJCAA Division III colleges around the country are spending on men's football programs, thus whether or not 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 III men's football scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division III schools in your state compare to NJCAA Division III schools across the country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division III

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