Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division I 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 some student athletes, a scholarship from a NJCAA Division I school can make the differencebetween acquiring a college degree and having to put that aspiration on hold.

If you want to be a competitor for one of the many NJCAA Division I men's lacrosse 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 designed to present student athletes with the information they need to boost their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division I school and receiving a men's lacrosse scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NJCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division I Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 39 36
Total Number of Athletes 39 10,476
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $788 $1,611
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $30,731 $60,172
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 118
Total Part Time Head Coaches 2 213
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 98
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 3 576
Average Total Revenue $62,704 $223,260
Average Total Expenses $56,694 $240,246

Use the NJCAA Division I 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 NJCAA Division I schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately how many male athletes are on NJCAA Division I men's lacrosse teams across the country, which helps you see how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 39 men taking part in lacrosse at NJCAA Division I schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NJCAA Division I college is spending on each player on their men's lacrosse team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NJCAA Division I school spends on you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel that you are to the lacrosse team and the overall sports program as well as the amount of support they provide each player.

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

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

Average Total Revenue: The more money NJCAA Division I colleges can make off their men's lacrosse programs the more likely they are to grow them. When men's lacrosse programs are more successful and popular NJCAA Division I colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division I colleges will establish new lacrosse teams of their own. More NJCAA Division I lacrosse teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and growing men's lacrosse teams at NJCAA Division I schools? Are NJCAA Division I colleges aggressively recruiting men's lacrosse players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good idea of how much NJCAA Division I colleges throughout the nation are spending on men's lacrosse programs, thus if 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 NJCAA Division I men's lacrosse scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division I schools in your state compare with NJCAA Division I schools across the nation. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division I

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