Do you know how much financial aid NCAA Division I-AAA schools award to players on college track and field teams? Last year NCAA Division I and II schools alone granted $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For many student athletes, a scholarship from a NCAA Division I-AAA school can mean the differencebetween getting a college degree and having to put that aspiration on hold.

If you want to be a competitor for one of the many NCAA Division I-AAA women's track and field scholarships that are available you must know which colleges to contact, who the coaches are and the best way to get in front of them. AthleticScholarships.com was created to present student athletes with the information they need to boost their chances of being recruited by a NCAA Division I-AAA school and receiving a women's track and field scholarship.

Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NCAA Division I-AAA Women's Track And Field

Detailed Breakdown NCAA Division I-AAA Nationwide
Average Number of Athletes 35 21
Total Number of Athletes 242 7,007
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $695 $601
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $24,189 $12,722
Total Full Time Head Coaches 1 8
Total Part Time Head Coaches 0 84
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 5
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 5 327
Average Total Revenue $130,513 $49,246
Average Total Expenses $123,636 $55,440

Utilize the NCAA Division I-AAA women's track and field statistics above to decide whether or not this division offers you the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how NCAA Division I-AAA schools compare to the national averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you about the total number of female athletes are on NCAA Division I-AAA women's track and field teams in the United States, which will help you figure out how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly if you compare and contrast it to the national average. At present there are 242 women taking part in track and field at NCAA Division I-AAA schools.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to how much a NCAA Division I-AAA college is paying for each player on their women's track and field team for things that are essential such as equipment and uniforms. Just how much a NCAA Division I-AAA school invests in you as a player will help determine how important believe that that you are to the track and field team and the overall sports program and also the level of support they provide each player.

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

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your talent and help you keep on track athletically and academically so you're able to keep your track and field scholarship year after year. The more NCAA Division I-AAA women's track and field coaches there are, the more likely it is you'll get one-on-one instruction and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money NCAA Division I-AAA colleges can make off their women's track and field programs the more likely it is that they will grow them. When women's track and field programs are more successful and well-known NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will invest more in their existing programs and other NCAA Division I-AAA colleges will create new track and field teams of their very own. More NCAA Division I-AAA track and field teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities at this type of school.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing women's track and field teams at NCAA Division I-AAA schools? Are NCAA Division I-AAA colleges aggressively recruiting women's track and field players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will give you a good idea of how much NCAA Division I-AAA colleges all around the nation are investing in women's track and field programs, thus if track and field scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken in this division.

If you would like to be a contender for one of the many NCAA Division I-AAA women's track and field scholarships that are available it will take persistence and lots of research and planning. See how NCAA Division I-AAA schools in your state compare to NCAA Division I-AAA schools across the nation. Choose a state below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

States in NCAA Division I-AAA

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