Do you know how many resources NCAA Division III (with football) schools put into recruting players for their college cross country teams? Last year NCAA Division III and Ivy League schools alone spent $3,993,324 in the recruiting process. Although this money is not spent on athletic scholarships, being a talented women's cross country player can help you get into an academically prestigious Division III school. For some student athletes, an opportunity to play at a NCAA Division III (with football) school can make the difference between advancing their athletic career and never getting a chance to play at a high level again.

If you want to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division III (with football) women's cross country positions that are offered you have to know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to present student athletes with the data they require to increase their odds of being recruited by a NCAA Division III (with football) school and getting on a college level women's cross country team.

Sports Program Statistics for NCAA Division III (with football) Women's Cross Country

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division III (with football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 14 10
Total Number of Athletes 1,461 7,042
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $543 $748
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $7,016 $7,420
Total Full Time Head Coaches 4 15
Total Part Time Head Coaches 22 173
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 2
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 59 316
Average Total Revenue $21,469 $35,163
Average Total Expenses $21,069 $36,161

Make use of the NCAA Division III (with football) women's cross country statistics above to determine whether this division gives you the best athletic opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division III (with football) schools compare with the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately the total number of female athletes are on NCAA Division III (with football) women's cross country teams in the United States, which will help you determine how aggressive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare and contrast it to the national average. At present there are 1,461 women participating in cross country at NCAA Division III (with football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates just how much a NCAA Division III (with football) college is investing in each player on their women's cross country team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NCAA Division III (with football) school invests in you as a player will help determine how beneficial believe that that you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program as well as the amount of support they offer each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NCAA Division III (with football) college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the cross country program up and running. This will give student athletes a good idea of the level of women's cross country programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division III (with football) schools across the country. The more NCAA Division III (with football) colleges invest the better quality you should 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 you're able to keep your cross country position on the team each year. The more NCAA Division III (with football) women's cross country coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get the one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your primary goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division III (with football) colleges can earn off their women's cross country programs the more likely they are to grow them. When women's cross country programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division III (with football) colleges will commit more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division III (with football) colleges will create new cross country teams of their own.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and growing women's cross country teams at NCAA Division III (with football) schools? Are NCAA Division III (with football) colleges aggressively recruiting women's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NCAA Division III (with football) colleges all around the nation are investing in women's cross country programs, thus whether or not cross country program is likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

If you would like to be a contender for one of the numerous NCAA Division III (with football) women's cross country positions that are available, it will take persistence, research, and planning. See how NCAA Division III (with football) schools in your state compare with NCAA Division III (with football) schools across the nation. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division III (with football)

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