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

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division I-AAA men's lacrosse scholarships that are offered you need to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to provide student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-AAA school and receiving a men's lacrosse scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AAA Men's Lacrosse

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AAA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 43 36
Total Number of Athletes 739 10,476
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $3,033 $1,611
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $130,105 $60,172
Total Full Time Head Coaches 19 118
Total Part Time Head Coaches 2 213
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 19 98
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 22 576
Average Total Revenue $685,742 $223,260
Average Total Expenses $693,392 $240,246

Use the NCAA Division I-AAA men's lacrosse statistics above to decide whether or not this division provides you with the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-AAA schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you about how many male athletes are on NCAA Division I-AAA men's lacrosse teams in the United States, which helps you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the national average. Currently there are 739 men involved in lacrosse at NCAA Division I-AAA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to how much a NCAA Division I-AAA college is investing in each player on their men's lacrosse team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCAA Division I-AAA school invests in you as a player will help signify how valuable they feel you are to the lacrosse team and the overall sports program and also the amount of support they give each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you sharpen your skills and help you keep on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your lacrosse scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division I-AAA men's lacrosse coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-AAA colleges can earn off their men's lacrosse programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When men's lacrosse programs are more profitable and well-known NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will establish new lacrosse teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AAA lacrosse 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 lacrosse teams at NCAA Division I-AAA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AAA colleges aggressively recruiting men's lacrosse players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division I-AAA colleges around the nation are investing in men's lacrosse programs, thus whether or not lacrosse 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 NCAA Division I-AAA men's lacrosse scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-AAA schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-AAA schools across the nation. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AAA

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