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

If you wish to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division III women's swimming 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 increase their chances of being recruited by a NJCAA Division III school and receiving a women's swimming scholarship.

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

Detailed Breakdown NJCAA Division III Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 9 16
Total Number of Athletes 37 3,377
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $748 $1,474
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $7,324 $24,621
Total Full Time Head Coaches 0 17
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 65
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 11
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 4 199
Average Total Revenue $16,201 $103,451
Average Total Expenses $16,045 $110,266

Utilize the NJCAA Division III women's swimming statistics above to decide whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NJCAA Division III schools compare to the nation's averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you roughly the actual number of female athletes are on NJCAA Division III women's swimming teams in the United States, which will help you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare it to the national average. At present there are 37 women involved in swimming at NJCAA Division III schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to how much a NJCAA Division III college is investing in each player on their women's swimming team for things that are important such as equipment and uniforms. How much a NJCAA Division III school spends on you as a player will help signify how beneficial believe that you are to the swimming team and the overall sports program and also the degree of support they give 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 swimming program functioning. This will give student athletes a good idea of the level of women's swimming programs, facilities and training personnel at NJCAA Division III schools across the country. The more NJCAA Division III colleges invest the better quality you should expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you develop your talent and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your swimming scholarship each year. The more NJCAA Division III women's swimming coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your main goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NJCAA Division III colleges can make off their women's swimming programs the more likely they are to broaden them. When women's swimming programs are more successful and well-known NJCAA Division III colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NJCAA Division III colleges will create new swimming teams of their own. More NJCAA Division III swimming teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing affinity for supporting and expanding women's swimming teams at NJCAA Division III schools? Are NJCAA Division III colleges aggressively recruiting women's swimming players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NJCAA Division III colleges all around the nation are spending on women's swimming programs, thus whether or not swimming scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you want to be a contender for one of the numerous NJCAA Division III women's swimming 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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