Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division II (without football) schools give to players on college cross country 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 NCAA Division II (without football) school can mean the differencebetween getting a college education and having to put that dream on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division II (without football) women's cross country scholarships that are offered you need to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was designed to supply student athletes with the information they need to boost their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division II (without football) school and receiving a women's cross country scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division II (without football) Women's Cross Country

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division II (without football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 10 10
Total Number of Athletes 789 7,042
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,003 $748
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $9,688 $7,420
Total Full Time Head Coaches 2 15
Total Part Time Head Coaches 19 173
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 2
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 25 316
Average Total Revenue $62,776 $35,163
Average Total Expenses $61,639 $36,161

Utilize the NCAA Division II (without football) women's cross country statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division II (without football) schools compare with the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately how many female athletes are on NCAA Division II (without football) women's cross country teams across the nation, which will help you determine how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare and contrast it to the national average. At present there are 789 women taking part in cross country at NCAA Division II (without football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents how much a NCAA Division II (without football) college is investing in each player on their women's cross country team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division II (without football) school spends on you as a player will help signify how beneficial they feel that you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program and also the degree of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NCAA Division II (without football) college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the cross country program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the level of women's cross country programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division II (without football) schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division II (without football) colleges commit the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you refine your talent and help you keep on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your cross country scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division II (without football) women's cross country 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 II (without football) colleges can make off their women's cross country programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When women's cross country programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division II (without football) colleges will commit more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division II (without football) colleges will establish new cross country teams of their very own. More NCAA Division II (without football) cross country teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and expanding women's cross country teams at NCAA Division II (without football) schools? Are NCAA Division II (without football) colleges aggressively recruiting women's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of how much NCAA Division II (without football) colleges around the country are investing in women's cross country programs, thus whether or not cross country 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 NCAA Division II (without football) women's cross country scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division II (without football) schools in your state compare to NCAA Division II (without football) schools across the country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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