Before making a decision to attend Dakota County Technical College, student athletes should take a look at the information presented here on the sports team they are interested in as well as the general athletics program.
There are 105 athletes who take part in at least one sport at the school, 66 men and 39 women. Sports-related tudent aid is available at DCTC and the average award is around $900 per athlete. Breaking it down by gender, the average amount of sports aid awarded to men is $708 and the average awarded to women is $1,224.
Of the 6 head coaches at DCTC, 3 are leaders of men’s teams and 3 lead women’s teams. The head coaches of men’s teams make about $42,132 on average, and the yearly average salary of women’s team head coaches is $61,529.
The head coaches of DCTC sports are supported by 3 assistant coaches of women’s teams and 3 assistant coaches of men’s teams. The assistant coaches for women’s teams make an average of $46,453 while the ones for men’s team make about $51,861 a year. Note, the individual salary of coaches is often dependent on the team they coach.
In terms of financials, DCTC collected $597,810 in revenue and paid out $583,819 in expenses. This means the team turned a profit of $13,991, which is great since many schools have to declare a loss.
The net profit or loss can vary with each sport. For example, sports like basketball and football are often moneymakers for a school while other sports could be operating at a deficit. The chart below compares the amount of money made (or lost) for each of the men’s sports offered at DCTC.
Likewise, money made for women’s athletics can vary quite a bit by sport. Here’s what the comparison looks like for women’s sports at DCTC.
Along with the other data we present for each sport below, we also include the sport’s ranking on our Best Schools for the Sport list when applicable. The top spots on College Factual’s sports rankings are reserved for those schools that excel in both athletics and academics. We believe it’s important to get a great education, whether you participate in sports or not.
There are 32 players on the DCTC men’s baseball team, and they are led by one head coach and one assistant coach.
DCTC brought in $112,752 in revenue from its baseball program while paying out $110,175 in expenses. That is, the program raked in a net profit of $2,577 for the school. Not all college sports teams can say that.
The 12-member men’s basketball team at DCTC is kept in shape by one head coach and one assistant coach.
The DCTC men’s basketball program paid out $81,741 in expenses while making $81,741 in total revenue. On the positive side, this means the program didn’t lose any money - and that’s not something every college sports program can claim.
The DCTC men’s soccer team is made up of 22 players who, in turn, are trained and guided by a head coach and an assistant coach.
On the money side of things, the DCTC men’s soccer program brought home $81,053 in revenue and paid out $81,053 in total expenses. So, the program broke even. It’s unfortunate that it didn’t make any money, but, then again, it didn’t lose any money either.
The 15 players of the DCTC women’s soccer team are led by a head coach and an assistant coach.
The women’s soccer program at DCTC made $81,472 in revenue and spent $81,472 in expenses. So, the program broke even. It’s unfortunate that it didn’t make any money, but, then again, it didn’t lose any money either.
The 13 players of the DCTC women’s softball team are led by a head coach and an assistant coach.
The DCTC women’s softball program paid out $78,059 in expenses while making $80,319 in total revenue. On the plus side, this means that the program made $2,260 in net profit for the school. That’s much better than a loss.
The 11 players of the DCTC women’s volleyball team are led by a head coach and an assistant coach.
DCTC brought in $72,128 in revenue from its women’s volleyball program while paying out $69,210 in expenses. This equates to a net profit of $2,918 for the program. That’s definitely a big plus.
It’s possible that you may not find your favorite sport on this page, since we only include those sports on which we have data.
U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA)
The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
More about our data sources and methodologies.