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

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCCAA Division II women's softball scholarships that are available you must know which colleges to get in touch with, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was made to provide student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited by a NCCAA Division II school and receiving a women's softball scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCCAA Division II Women's Softball

Detailed Breakdown NCCAA Division II Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 14 18
Total Number of Athletes 41 29,455
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,015 $2,624
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $13,515 $48,452
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 395
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 514
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 356
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 2 1,428
Average Total Revenue $33,949 $177,493
Average Total Expenses $34,925 $206,051

Use the NCCAA Division II women's softball statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCCAA Division II schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately how many female athletes are on NCCAA Division II women's softball teams across the nation, which will help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is, especially when you compare and contrast it to the national average. Currently there are 41 women involved in softball at NCCAA Division II schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much a NCCAA Division II college is spending on each player on their women's softball team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCCAA Division II school spends on you as a player will help signify how important they feel that you are to the softball 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 NCCAA Division II college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the softball program functioning. This will give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's softball programs, facilities and training personnel at NCCAA Division II schools across the country. The more NCCAA Division II colleges commit the better quality you can expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you sharpen your abilities and help you stay on track athletically and academically so that you can keep your softball scholarship each year. The more NCCAA Division II women's softball 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 NCCAA Division II colleges can earn off their women's softball programs the more likely it is that they will expand them. When women's softball programs are more lucrative and popular NCCAA Division II colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCCAA Division II colleges will create new softball teams of their very own. More NCCAA Division II softball teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and growing women's softball teams at NCCAA Division II schools? Are NCCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting women's softball players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good indication of just how much NCCAA Division II colleges around the country are investing in women's softball programs, thus whether or not softball scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NCCAA Division II women's softball scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCCAA Division II schools in your state compare to NCCAA Division II schools in the U.S. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCCAA Division II

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