Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division III 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 most student athletes, a scholarship from a NJCAA Division III school can make the differencebetween getting a college degree and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division III men's lacrosse 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 designed to provide 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 lacrosse scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division III Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 26 36
Total Number of Athletes 441 10,476
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $908 $1,611
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $23,336 $60,172
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 118
Total Part Time Head Coaches 19 213
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 98
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 32 576
Average Total Revenue $39,859 $223,260
Average Total Expenses $38,817 $240,246

Utilize the NJCAA Division III 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 III 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 NJCAA Division III men's lacrosse teams across the country, which helps you figure out how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Presently there are 441 men taking part in lacrosse at NJCAA Division III schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NJCAA Division III college is investing in each player on their men's lacrosse team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NJCAA Division III school invests in you as a player will help determine how important believe that 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 NJCAA Division III 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 NJCAA Division III schools across the country. The more NJCAA Division III colleges spend the better quality you should expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you develop your talent and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your lacrosse scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA Division III men's lacrosse coaches there are, the more likely you are to 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 lacrosse programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When men's lacrosse programs are more profitable and popular NJCAA Division III colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division III colleges will create new lacrosse teams of their own. More NJCAA Division III lacrosse 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 lacrosse teams at NJCAA Division III schools? Are NJCAA Division III 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 NJCAA Division III colleges around the country 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 would like to be a contender for one of the numerous NJCAA Division III men's lacrosse scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division III schools in your state compare with NJCAA Division III schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division III

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