Do you know just how much financial aid South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA schools give to players on college Softball teams? This past year NCAA Division I and II schools alone award $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For most student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-AA school in South Dakota can mean the difference between obtaining a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you want to be in the running for one of the many NCAA Division I-AA Women's Softball scholarships that are available in South Dakota you need to know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to provide Women's Softball athletes and all other student athletes with the information they need to better their likelihood of being recruited by a South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA school.

Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AA Women's Softball in SD

Detailed Breakdown South Dakota Division-wide
Average Number of Athletes 19 19
Total Number of Athletes 19 2,093
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $8,998 $4,741
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $170,966 $89,365
Total Full Time Head Coaches 1 68
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 7
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 84
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 3 78
Average Total Revenue $385,800 $414,345
Average Total Expenses $385,800 $443,296

Utilize the South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA Women's Softball statistics above to decide whether this division provides you with the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA schools compare to the division-wide averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you how many student athletes are on NCAA Division I-AA Women's Softball teams in South Dakota, which will help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the division-wide average. Presently there are 19 women involved in Softball at NCAA Division I-AA schools in South Dakota.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This indicates just how much a South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA college is investing in each player on their Women's Softball team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. How much a South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA school invests in you as a player can help you determine how important they feel you are to the Softball team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it costs typically for a South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA college to perform the day-to-day operations that keep the Softball program up and running. This gives student athletes a good indication of the quality of Women's Softball programs, facilities and training personnel at South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA schools. The more South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges invest the better quality you should expect from their Softball programs.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your skills and help you keep on track athletically and educationally so you can keep your Softball scholarship every single year. The more Women's Softball coaches there are, the greater your chances are to get one-on-one training and attention you will need to accomplish your goal of graduating from a NCAA Division I-AA college in South Dakota.

Average Total Revenue: The more money South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges can earn off their Women's Softball programs the more likely they will be to grow and support them. When Women's Softball programs are more profitable and popular South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges will invest more in their existing programs and more colleges will create new Softball teams of their own. More NCAA Division I-AA Softball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities in South Dakota.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in Women's Softball teams at South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA schools? Are South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges competively recruiting for Women's Softball programs? The total expenses stat (consists of|includes} operating and recruiting expenses. This can provide you with a good idea of how much South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges around the nation are spending on Women's Softball programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not Softball scholarship opportunities are likely to expand, keep pace or deteriorate in this state and division.

The initial, and most crucial, step in getting an athletic scholarship is deciding which South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges have Women's Softball programs and whether or not they supply financial aid for their players. Below are South Dakota NCAA Division I-AA colleges that have a Women's Softball team. Select a college to get detailed statistics on student aid, coaches, athletes and more.

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