Do you know how much financial aid NJCAA Division III schools give to players on college lacrosse teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone awarded $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For some student athletes, a scholarship from a NJCAA Division III school can make the differencebetween obtaining a college education and having to put that goal on hold.

If you intend to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division III women's lacrosse scholarships that are offered you have to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was designed to provide student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division III school and receiving a women's lacrosse scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NJCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division III Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 18 22
Total Number of Athletes 218 7,950
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $875 $1,895
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $15,561 $45,158
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 134
Total Part Time Head Coaches 8 168
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 95
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 12 374
Average Total Revenue $29,071 $186,793
Average Total Expenses $28,535 $214,185

Use the NJCAA Division III women's lacrosse statistics above to determine whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division III schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately the total number of female athletes are on NJCAA Division III women's lacrosse teams across the country, which helps you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare and contrast it to the national average. Currently there are 218 women participating in lacrosse at NJCAA Division III schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates just how much a NJCAA Division III college is investing in each player on their women's lacrosse team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NJCAA Division III school invests in you as a player will help signify how important believe that you are to the lacrosse team and the overall sports program plus the level of support they provide each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your skills and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you can keep your lacrosse scholarship year after year. The more NJCAA Division III women's lacrosse coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll 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 III colleges can earn off their women's lacrosse programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When women's lacrosse programs are more lucrative and popular NJCAA Division III colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division III colleges will create new lacrosse teams of their own. More NJCAA Division III lacrosse teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for promoting and expanding women's lacrosse teams at NJCAA Division III schools? Are NJCAA Division III colleges aggressively recruiting women's lacrosse players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of just how much NJCAA Division III colleges around the country are investing in women's lacrosse programs, thus if lacrosse 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 III women's lacrosse scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NJCAA Division III schools in your state compare with NJCAA Division III schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NJCAA Division III

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