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

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

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-A Women's Rowing

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-A Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 74 48
Total Number of Athletes 2,903 6,868
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $3,020 $1,997
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $217,028 $105,515
Total Full Time Head Coaches 17 33
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 16
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 45 80
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 37 163
Average Total Revenue $434,161 $297,919
Average Total Expenses $1,124,629 $489,155

Make use of the NCAA Division I-A women's rowing statistics above to decide whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-A schools compare with the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know about the actual number of female athletes are on NCAA Division I-A women's rowing teams across the nation, which helps you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the national average. At present there are 2,903 women taking part in rowing at NCAA Division I-A schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This represents how much a NCAA Division I-A college is investing in each player on their women's rowing team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. The amount a NCAA Division I-A school invests in you as a player will help determine how important they feel you are to the rowing team and the overall sports program as well as the degree of support they offer each player.

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

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

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-A colleges can make off their women's rowing programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When women's rowing programs are more profitable and well-known NCAA Division I-A colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-A colleges will establish new rowing teams of their very own. More NCAA Division I-A rowing 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 rowing teams at NCAA Division I-A schools? Are NCAA Division I-A colleges aggressively recruiting women's rowing players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good indication of just how much NCAA Division I-A colleges around the country are investing in women's rowing programs, thus whether or not rowing 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-A women's rowing scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-A schools in your state compare with NCAA Division I-A schools across the nation. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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