Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division I schools give to players on college basketball teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone granted $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 dream on hold.

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division I women's basketball scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. was designed to supply student athletes with the information they need to increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division I school and receiving a women's basketball scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NJCAA Division I Women's Basketball

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division I Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 14 14
Total Number of Athletes 2,522 26,962
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $2,421 $5,661
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $32,513 $81,832
Total Full Time Head Coaches 27 449
Total Part Time Head Coaches 38 477
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 17 804
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 107 1,483
Average Total Revenue $152,937 $316,686
Average Total Expenses $151,399 $387,657

Make use of the NJCAA Division I women's basketball statistics above to determine whether this division gives you 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 tells you roughly the actual number of female athletes are on NJCAA Division I women's basketball teams across the country, which helps you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare and contrast it to the national average. Currently there are 2,522 women involved in basketball at NJCAA Division I schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates just how much a NJCAA Division I college is spending on each player on their women's basketball team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NJCAA Division I school invests in you as a player will help determine how important they feel you are to the basketball team and the overall sports program plus the level of support they offer each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your abilities and help you keep on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your basketball scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA Division I women's basketball 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 NJCAA Division I colleges can earn off their women's basketball programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When women's basketball programs are more lucrative and popular NJCAA Division I colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division I colleges will create new basketball teams of their very own. More NJCAA Division I basketball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing women's basketball teams at NJCAA Division I schools? Are NJCAA Division I colleges aggressively recruiting women's basketball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NJCAA Division I colleges all around the country are spending on women's basketball programs, thus whether or not basketball 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 women's basketball scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division I schools in your state compare to NJCAA Division I schools across the nation. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division I

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