Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division I schools award to players on college swimming 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 education and having to put that aspiration on hold.

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division I men's swimming scholarships that are available you need to know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. was made to provide 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 swimming scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division I Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 20 15
Total Number of Athletes 39 2,385
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,199 $1,244
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $22,239 $19,300
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 19
Total Part Time Head Coaches 3 233
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 0
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 2 229
Average Total Revenue $62,883 $77,935
Average Total Expenses $73,142 $78,301

Use the NJCAA Division I men's swimming statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division I schools compare to the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately how many male athletes are on NJCAA Division I men's swimming teams in the United States, which will help you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare and contrast it to the national average. At present there are 39 men participating in swimming at NJCAA Division I schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NJCAA Division I college is investing in each player on their men's swimming team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NJCAA Division I school invests in you as a player will help signify how valuable they feel you are to the swimming team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they offer 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 swimming program functioning. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of men's swimming programs, facilities and training personnel at NJCAA Division I schools across the country. The more NJCAA Division I colleges spend the better quality you may expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you sharpen your abilities and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your swimming scholarship each year. The more NJCAA Division I men's swimming 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 NJCAA Division I colleges can earn off their men's swimming programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When men's swimming programs are more profitable and well-known NJCAA Division I colleges will commit more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division I colleges will create new swimming teams of their very own. More NJCAA Division I swimming 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 swimming teams at NJCAA Division I schools? Are NJCAA Division I colleges aggressively recruiting men's swimming players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good idea of just how much NJCAA Division I colleges around the country are investing in men's swimming programs, thus whether or not swimming 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 swimming 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 country. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division I

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