Athletics

2608 California Road
Elkhart, IN 46514
(574) 262-5600
Mr. Mark Tobolski - Principal

July 9, 2011

NCAA Initial Eligibility-Division I & II


All student-athletes interested in a NCAA Division I and II institution MUST meet certain specialized requirements to be eligible for financial aid and to participate in any sport.


NCAA CORE REQUIREMENTS  
The number of required courses is fourteen (14), to include the following:
* four (4) years of English
* two (2) years of Mathematics (Algebra+) * In 2008, the number of required core classes will increase to sixteen (16). 
* two (2) years Science  
* two (2) years Social Science
* two (2) additional course English, Math, Science 
* two (2) additional years in English, Science, Math, Science, Foreign Language or Computer Science
 

DIV II GPA/SAT/ACT REQUIREMENTS

Student-athletes entering a Division II college MUST have an overall 2.0 (on a 4-point scale) grade point average and a 2.0 GPA in the 14 core courses.  In addition, they must have a combined score of at least 820 on the SAT or 68 sum score on the ACT.


DIV I  GPA/SAT/ACT REQUIREMENTS

Student-athletes entering a Division I college MUST meet higher standards than those entering a Division II institution.  The standards are based on a sliding scale that starts with 2.5 GPA in the 14 core courses.  It is possible for the student-athlete to have a GPA lower than 2.5 if they meet higher requirements in the SAT or ACT scores.  Inquire in the Athletic Office for information about the sliding scale and the NCAA Clearinghouse.