Do you know how many resources NCAA Division III (without football) schools put into recruting players for their college softball teams? Last year NCAA Division III and Ivy League schools alone invested $27,765,879 in the recruiting process. Although this money is not spent on athletic scholarships, being a talented women's softball player can help you get into an academically prestigious Division III school. For some student athletes, an opportunity to play at a NCAA Division III (without football) school can make the difference between advancing their athletic career and never getting a chance to play at a high level again.

If you intend to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division III (without football) women's softball positions 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 designed to present student athletes with the details they require to improve their odds of being recruited by a NCAA Division III (without football) school and getting on a college level women's softball team.

Sports Program Statistics for NCAA Division III (without football) Women's Softball

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division III (without football) Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 16 18
Total Number of Athletes 2,654 29,455
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,611 $2,624
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $25,922 $48,452
Total Full Time Head Coaches 15 395
Total Part Time Head Coaches 89 514
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 2 356
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 173 1,428
Average Total Revenue $59,663 $177,493
Average Total Expenses $58,950 $206,051

Utilize the NCAA Division III (without football) women's softball statistics above to determine whether this division gives you the best athletic opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division III (without football) schools compare with 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 III (without football) women's softball teams across the country, which helps you determine how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 2,654 women taking part in softball at NCAA Division III (without football) schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to how much a NCAA Division III (without football) college is paying for each player on their women's softball team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NCAA Division III (without football) school spends on you as a player will help signify how beneficial they feel you are to the softball team and the overall sports program plus the amount of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a NCAA Division III (without football) college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the softball program operational. This will give student athletes a good idea of the level of women's softball programs, facilities and training personnel at NCAA Division III (without football) schools across the nation. The more NCAA Division III (without football) colleges spend the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are crucial to helping you refine your abilities and help you stay on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your softball position on the team each year. The more NCAA Division III (without football) women's softball coaches there are, the more likely you are to get the one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division III (without football) colleges can earn off their women's softball programs the more likely they are to expand them. When women's softball programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division III (without football) colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division III (without football) colleges will establish new softball teams of their very own.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and growing women's softball teams at NCAA Division III (without football) schools? Are NCAA Division III (without football) colleges aggressively recruiting women's softball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of just how much NCAA Division III (without football) colleges all around the nation are spending on women's softball programs, thus whether or not softball program is likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

If you would like to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division III (without football) women's softball positions that are available, it will take persistence, research, and planning. See how NCAA Division III (without football) schools in your state compare to NCAA Division III (without football) schools across the country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division III (without football)

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