2021 Top Women's Bowling Schools
Student athletes have lots of options to chooose from today when trying to decide which college to attend. Our mission at College Factual is to arm you with as much information as we can to help you make that decision. Our Best Colleges for Women's Bowling ranking is one tool we have developed to help in this regard.
We analyzed 6 colleges and universities across the United States to determine which were the best for Women's Bowling athletes. Our ranking methodology focuses a number of different objective factors - such as the overall quality of the school, the school's athletic competitiveness, and the amount of athletic aid per student - to make this determination. Having a great sports team is not enough - the school must also focus on academic excellence.
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Top Colleges in the U.S. for Women's Bowling athletes
See which schools came out on top of our ranking:
Vanderbilt University tops this year’s ranking as the best school for Women’s Bowling athletes. This fairly large private not-for-profit school is located in Nashville, Tennessee, and it awarded 2,280 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the Women’s Bowling team at Vanderbilt took home $916,547 in revenue. Sports aren’t the only thing that the team excels at - they had a perfect academic progress rate of 1000.
The school has an excellent freshman retention rate of 97%, which means students like the school well enough to return for a second year. Vanderbilt excels when it comes to quality. It’s ranked in the top 5% of all schools on our overall quality list.Request Information
The excellent sports programs at University of Nebraska - Lincoln helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for Women’s Bowling athletes. Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, the large public school handed out 4,859 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the Women’s Bowling team at UNL took home $67,150 in revenue. With a perfect academic progress rate of 1000, the team is showing that they know how to hit the books, too.
As a testament to the quality of education it offers, UNL also is in the top 15% of our overall quality ranking.Request Information
Out of the 6 schools in the United States that were part of this year’s ranking, Tulane University of Louisiana landed the #3 spot on the list. Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, the fairly large private not-for-profit school awarded 2,417 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
Tulane brought in $815,501 while tallying up $701,208 in expenses for its Women’s Bowling team. That boils down to a yearly profit of $114,293 for the sports team.
With a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1, it’s easy to see that the school is committed to helping their undergraduates succeed. On top of its placing in this ranking, Tulane also did well on our overall quality list. It’s in the top 10% of all schools reviewed in this analysis.Request Information
You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Sacred Heart University. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Best Colleges for Women’s Bowling athletes list. Located in Fairfield, Connecticut, the medium-sized private not-for-profit school awarded 1,411 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the Women’s Bowling team at Sacred Heart took home $376,027 in revenue. The great academic progress rate of 985 shows that team members perform well in the classroom, too.Request Information
A rank of #5 on our list means Monmouth University is a great place for Women’s Bowling athletes working on their bachelor’s degree. Located in West Long Branch, New Jersey, the medium-sized private not-for-profit school awarded 1,185 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
On the financial side of things, the Women’s Bowling team at Monmouth made $425,611 in revenue. The team members aren’t slouches in the classroom either, since the team academic progress rate is an excellent 993.Request Information
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus landed the #6 spot on the 2021 Best Colleges for Women’s Bowling ranking. Located in Teaneck, New Jersey, the medium-sized private not-for-profit school handed out 732 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the Women’s Bowling team at FDU took home $373,356 in revenue. The team had a perfect academic progress rate of 1000.Request Information
Notes and References
*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 6 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
- Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
- The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.
More about our data sources and methodologies.