Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-A schools give to players on college golf 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 I-A school can make the differencebetween obtaining a college education and having to put that dream on hold.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division I-A men's golf scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to contact, 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 NCAA Division I-A school and receiving a men's golf scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-A Men's Golf

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-A Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 11 10
Total Number of Athletes 1,190 12,240
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $8,820 $2,839
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $93,500 $27,684
Total Full Time Head Coaches 115 287
Total Part Time Head Coaches 17 1,405
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 68 80
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 78 763
Average Total Revenue $227,010 $87,298
Average Total Expenses $413,281 $104,142

Use the NCAA Division I-A men's golf statistics above to determine whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-A schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you about the actual number of male athletes are on NCAA Division I-A men's golf teams in the United States, which helps you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare it to the national average. At present there are 1,190 men participating in golf at NCAA Division I-A schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NCAA Division I-A college is investing in each player on their men's golf team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NCAA Division I-A school spends on you as a player will help signify how beneficial believe that that you are to the golf team and the overall sports program and also the level of support they provide each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you develop your talent and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you can keep your golf scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-A men's golf 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 I-A colleges can make off their men's golf programs the more likely they are to broaden them. When men's golf programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division I-A colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-A colleges will create new golf teams of their very own. More NCAA Division I-A golf 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 golf teams at NCAA Division I-A schools? Are NCAA Division I-A colleges aggressively recruiting men's golf players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division I-A colleges around the country are spending on men's golf programs, thus if golf 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 I-A men's golf scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-A schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-A schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-A

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