Athletes going on to Division I and II colleges must have a 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in a designated number of core courses and the required ACT or SAT score.
Athletes should take the ACT or the SAT by the spring of their junior year in order to have time to retake these tests if necessary. Athletes must also complete the NCAA Clearinghouse Form to initiate the eligibility process. This form should be completed after an athlete's junior year.
For information and advice on getting an athletic scholarship, athletes should talk to their coach.
Athletic Association Information:
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
The purpose of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is to promote the education and development of students through intercollegiate athletic participation.
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a voluntary organization through which the nation's colleges and universities govern their athletics programs.
National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) is the governing body of intercollegiate athletics for two-year colleges.