Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-AA schools give to players on college rowing teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone granted $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For most student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-AA school can mean the differencebetween obtaining a college education and having to put that goal on hold.

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

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AA Men's Rowing

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 51 36
Total Number of Athletes 768 2,636
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $2,987 $1,861
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $135,602 $74,133
Total Full Time Head Coaches 21 50
Total Part Time Head Coaches 3 64
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 20 41
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 30 150
Average Total Revenue $480,836 $245,373
Average Total Expenses $455,545 $274,277

Make use of the NCAA Division I-AA men's rowing statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-AA schools compare with the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the total number of male athletes are on NCAA Division I-AA men's rowing teams across the nation, which helps you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 768 men involved in rowing at NCAA Division I-AA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much a NCAA Division I-AA college is investing in each player on their men's rowing team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division I-AA school invests in you as a player will help determine how important they feel you are to the rowing team and the overall sports program as well as 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-AA college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the rowing program functioning. This will give student athletes a good idea of the level of men's rowing programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division I-AA schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division I-AA colleges commit the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you develop your skills and help you stay on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your rowing scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-AA men's rowing coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-AA colleges can earn off their men's rowing programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When men's rowing programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division I-AA colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AA colleges will establish new rowing teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AA rowing 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 rowing teams at NCAA Division I-AA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AA colleges aggressively recruiting men's rowing players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good idea of just how much NCAA Division I-AA colleges throughout the country are spending on men's rowing programs, thus if rowing 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-AA men's rowing scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-AA schools in your state compare with NCAA Division I-AA schools across the country. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AA

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