Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division II schools award to players on college cross country 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 II school can make the differencebetween obtaining a college degree and having to put that goal on hold.

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division II women's cross country scholarships that are available you must 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 increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division II school and receiving a women's cross country scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division II Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 6 10
Total Number of Athletes 150 7,042
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $796 $748
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $4,563 $7,420
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 15
Total Part Time Head Coaches 4 173
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 2
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 12 316
Average Total Revenue $19,422 $35,163
Average Total Expenses $19,828 $36,161

Utilize the NJCAA Division II women's cross country statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division II schools compare with the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know roughly how many female athletes are on NJCAA Division II 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. Presently there are 150 women participating in cross country at NJCAA Division II schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NJCAA Division II college is paying for each player on their women's cross country 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 signify how beneficial believe that that you are to the cross country team and the overall sports program and also the amount of support they offer each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you refine your skills and help you stay on track athletically and academically so you can keep your cross country scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA Division II 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 goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NJCAA Division II colleges can make 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 popular NJCAA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division II colleges will create new cross country teams of their very own. More NJCAA Division II cross country teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and expanding women's cross country teams at NJCAA Division II schools? Are NJCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting women's cross country players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good idea of just how much NJCAA Division II colleges all around the nation are spending on women's cross country programs, thus if 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 NJCAA Division II women's cross country 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 across the nation. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division II

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