Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division II schools give to players on college basketball 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 II school can make the differencebetween acquiring a college education and having to put that dream on hold.

If you wish to be a competitor for one of the many NJCAA Division II women's basketball scholarships that are offered you must know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was created to provide student athletes with the information they need to increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division II school and receiving a women's basketball scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division II Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 12 14
Total Number of Athletes 1,155 26,962
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,856 $5,661
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $22,792 $81,832
Total Full Time Head Coaches 4 449
Total Part Time Head Coaches 29 477
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 804
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 76 1,483
Average Total Revenue $75,067 $316,686
Average Total Expenses $73,290 $387,657

Use the NJCAA Division II women's basketball statistics above to decide whether or not this division provides you with the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division II schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know roughly the actual number of female athletes are on NJCAA Division II women's basketball teams across the country, which will help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare it to the national average. Presently there are 1,155 women participating in basketball at NJCAA Division II schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NJCAA Division II college is investing in each player on their women's basketball team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NJCAA Division II school invests in you as a player will help determine how beneficial they feel you are to the basketball team and the overall sports program and also the level of support they provide each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your talent and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your basketball scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA Division II women's basketball coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your primary goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NJCAA Division II colleges can earn off their women's basketball programs the more likely they are to broaden them. When women's basketball programs are more lucrative and well-known NJCAA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division II colleges will create new basketball teams of their own. More NJCAA Division II basketball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and expanding women's basketball teams at NJCAA Division II schools? Are NJCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting women's basketball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of how much NJCAA Division II colleges all around the nation are investing in 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 II women's basketball scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division II schools in your state compare with NJCAA Division II schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division II

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