Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-AA schools give to players on college golf 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 NCAA Division I-AA school can mean the differencebetween obtaining a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you wish to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division I-AA women's golf scholarships that are offered you must know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. was made to present student athletes with the information they need to increase their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-AA school and receiving a women's golf scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AA Women's Golf

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 8 7
Total Number of Athletes 729 5,798
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $5,228 $3,674
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $40,981 $28,710
Total Full Time Head Coaches 23 138
Total Part Time Head Coaches 11 157
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 4 48
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 27 178
Average Total Revenue $168,620 $101,828
Average Total Expenses $178,969 $130,345

Make use of the NCAA Division I-AA women's golf statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-AA schools compare to 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 I-AA women's golf teams in the United States, which will help you figure out how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare it to the national average. Presently there are 729 women participating in golf at NCAA Division I-AA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much a NCAA Division I-AA college is spending on each player on their women's golf team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division I-AA school spends on you as a player will help signify how valuable they feel that you are 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 what it cost on average for a NCAA Division I-AA college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the golf program functioning. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's golf programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division I-AA schools across the country. The more NCAA Division I-AA colleges invest the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your abilities and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you can keep your golf scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-AA women's golf coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your primary goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-AA colleges can make off their women's golf programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When women's golf programs are more lucrative and popular NCAA Division I-AA colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AA colleges will create new golf teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AA golf teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and growing women's golf teams at NCAA Division I-AA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AA colleges aggressively recruiting women's golf players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of just how much NCAA Division I-AA colleges around the country are spending on women's golf programs, thus whether or not golf scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you want to be a contender for one of the numerous NCAA Division I-AA women's golf scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-AA schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-AA schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AA

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