Analysis: Women's college outdoor track in Maryland grosses $345,591
Loyola University Maryland women's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $141,846 – or $3,940 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Stevenson University ($94,066) and Frostburg State University ($47,922), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
The U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education compiles athletics data annually from more than 2,000 schools receiving federal financial aid.
In Maryland, seven colleges have women's outdoor track programs. In all, they grossed $345,591 in 2016.
Maryland Women's Outdoor Track Programs by Revenue
|School||Division||Enrollment||Women's team||Women's team revenue||Revenue per athlete|
|Loyola University Maryland||NCAA Division I without football||4,030||36||$141,846||$3,940|
|Stevenson University||NCAA Division III with football||3,065||27||$94,066||$3,484|
|Frostburg State University||NCAA Division III with football||4,087||25||$47,922||$1,917|
|Montgomery College||NJCAA Division III||7,469||11||$16,991||$1,545|
|Hood College||NCAA Division III without football||1,086||13||$15,780||$1,214|
|Prince George's Community College||NJCAA Division III||3,258||6||$15,006||$2,501|
|Howard Community College||NJCAA Division III||3,511||7||$13,980||$1,997|