Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-A schools give to players on college tennis 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 getting a college education and having to put that aspiration on hold.

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

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

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-A Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 9 9
Total Number of Athletes 1,101 10,922
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $9,834 $2,473
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $91,898 $22,603
Total Full Time Head Coaches 41 102
Total Part Time Head Coaches 1 313
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 35 47
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 47 404
Average Total Revenue $254,265 $100,911
Average Total Expenses $513,594 $127,222

Utilize the NCAA Division I-A women's tennis statistics above to determine whether this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-A schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This lets you know approximately the total number of female athletes are on NCAA Division I-A women's tennis teams across the nation, which will help you see how aggressive the recruiting process is, particularly if you do a comparison of it to the national average. Currently there are 1,101 women involved in tennis at NCAA Division I-A schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much a NCAA Division I-A college is spending on each player on their women's tennis team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCAA Division I-A school spends on you as a player will help determine how important they feel that you are to the tennis team and the overall sports program plus the degree of support they provide each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are essential to helping you develop your skills and help you continue on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your tennis scholarship each year. The more NCAA Division I-A women's tennis coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-A colleges can earn off their women's tennis programs the more likely it is that they will broaden them. When women's tennis programs are more lucrative and well-known NCAA Division I-A colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-A colleges will establish new tennis teams of their very own. More NCAA Division I-A tennis teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in supporting and expanding women's tennis teams at NCAA Division I-A schools? Are NCAA Division I-A colleges aggressively recruiting women's tennis players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This can give you a good idea of how much NCAA Division I-A colleges all around the country are spending on women's tennis programs, thus if tennis 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 NCAA Division I-A women's tennis 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 country. Choose a state below to obtain detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-A

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