Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-AAA schools give to players on college gymnastics teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone granted $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For most student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-AAA school can make the differencebetween acquiring a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you intend to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division I-AAA women's gymnastics scholarships that are offered you need to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to present student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-AAA school and receiving a women's gymnastics scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AAA Women's Gymnastics

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AAA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 15 17
Total Number of Athletes 76 1,412
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $4,514 $6,213
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $64,688 $99,374
Total Full Time Head Coaches 4 30
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 11
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 41
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 3 51
Average Total Revenue $485,443 $288,407
Average Total Expenses $517,413 $603,220

Make use of the NCAA Division I-AAA women's gymnastics statistics above to determine whether this division gives you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-AAA schools compare to the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you about the total number of female athletes are on NCAA Division I-AAA women's gymnastics teams in the United States, which helps you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 76 women involved in gymnastics at NCAA Division I-AAA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates how much a NCAA Division I-AAA college is spending on each player on their women's gymnastics team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division I-AAA school invests in you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel you are to the gymnastics team and the overall sports program plus the amount of support they provide each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it cost on average for a NCAA Division I-AAA college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the gymnastics program functioning. This will give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's gymnastics programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division I-AAA schools across the country. The more NCAA Division I-AAA colleges spend the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you develop your talent and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your gymnastics scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-AAA women's gymnastics coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one coaching and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-AAA colleges can earn off their women's gymnastics programs the more likely they are to expand them. When women's gymnastics programs are more profitable and popular NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will commit more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will establish new gymnastics teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AAA gymnastics 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 gymnastics teams at NCAA Division I-AAA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AAA colleges aggressively recruiting women's gymnastics players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of how much NCAA Division I-AAA colleges all around the country are investing in women's gymnastics programs, thus if gymnastics 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-AAA women's gymnastics scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-AAA schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-AAA schools across the country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AAA

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