You probably spent years training in golf and contending for your high school. Now is the time to make sure all of that hard work pays off. Last year over 145,000 student athletes received athletic scholarships that helped them finance their higher education. For many, it can mean the difference between receiving a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you would like to be a competitor for one of the numerous women's golf scholarships that are available you need to know which schools to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in contact with them. In some cases, joining a network of student golf athletes with pre-established access to college coaches can help a great deal. AthleticScholarships.com was created to provide these student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited and getting a women's golf scholarship.

Women's Golf Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics

Detailed Breakdown Nationwide for Golf
Average Number of Athletes 7
Total Number of Athletes 5,798
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $3,674
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $28,710
Total Full Time Head Coaches 138
Total Part Time Head Coaches 157
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 48
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 178
Average Total Revenue $101,828
Average Total Expenses $130,345

Use the women's golf athletic scholarship information above to find out:

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This informs you of approximately how many female athletes are on women's golf teams across the U.S., which can help you see how competitive the recruiting process is. The more positions there are the more opportunities you have for getting on a college golf team.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This describes just how much colleges are spending on average for each player on a women's golf team for things that are necessary including uniforms and equipment. How much a college invests in you as a player should help determine how valuable they think you're to the golf team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they offer each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost typically for a college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the golf program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's golf programs, facilities and training employees at colleges across the nation. The more colleges commit the higher quality you should expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to assisting you develop your skills and enable you to stay on track educationally and athletically so you can keep your golf scholarship every single year. The more women's golf coaches there are, the greater your chances are to get one-on-one training and attention which will help you reach your goal of graduating college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money colleges may make off their women's golf programs the more likely they are to expand them. When women's golf programs are more profitable and popular colleges will invest more in their current programs and other colleges will create a new golf teams to get in on the action. More golf teams usually means more athletic scholarship opportunities.

Average Total Expenses: Is there an increasing interest in supporting and growing women's golf teams? Are colleges actively recruiting women's golf players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much colleges around the country are investing in women's golf programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not golf scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

Now that you are aware of the national statistics see how the different divisions compare. Choose a division below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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