Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-AAA schools give to players on college ice hockey 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 mean the differencebetween getting a college degree and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division I-AAA women's ice hockey scholarships that are available you have to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was made to present student athletes with the information they need to boost their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-AAA school and receiving a women's ice hockey scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AAA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 24 23
Total Number of Athletes 119 1,929
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $6,756 $4,876
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $158,898 $110,867
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 14
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 12
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 5 33
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 0 63
Average Total Revenue $1,243,043 $427,450
Average Total Expenses $1,298,002 $504,191

Make use of the NCAA Division I-AAA women's ice hockey statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers 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 lets you know about the total number of female athletes are on NCAA Division I-AAA women's ice hockey teams across the nation, which helps you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. At present there are 119 women participating in ice hockey at NCAA Division I-AAA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents just how much a NCAA Division I-AAA college is paying for each player on their women's ice hockey team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NCAA Division I-AAA school spends on you as a player will help determine how beneficial they feel that you are to the ice hockey team and the overall sports program as well as the degree of support they give each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you sharpen your abilities and help you stay on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your ice hockey scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division I-AAA women's ice hockey coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll 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 make off their women's ice hockey programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When women's ice hockey programs are more profitable and popular NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will establish new ice hockey teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AAA ice hockey teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and expanding women's ice hockey teams at NCAA Division I-AAA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AAA colleges aggressively recruiting women's ice hockey 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 throughout the nation are investing in women's ice hockey programs, thus whether or not ice hockey 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 many NCAA Division I-AAA women's ice hockey 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 with NCAA Division I-AAA schools across the country. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AAA

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