Division I and II schools offer athletic scholarships. Division III schools can only offer academic scholarship.
Only 2% of college athletes receive athletic scholarships to play in college.
You must register with the NCAA Eligibility Center if you wish to play college sports.
The NCAA Eligibility Center certifies whether prospective college athletes are eligible to play sports at NCAA Division I or II institutions. It does this by reviewing the student-athlete's academic record, SAT or ACT scores, and amateur status to ensure conformity with NCAA rules.
Your College SPorts Experience starts by making sure you are eligible to play sports in high school
Each student playing on the athletic team at Marietta High School must be eligible under the conditions set forth by the Georgia High School Association. The major requirements for eligibility are:
Current Eligibility Release, Insurance Information and Medical Authorization Form must be on file in the Athletic Office.
Must have passed 6 courses from the previous semester.
Must be "on track" toward graduation as outlined below:
Number of Carnegie Units Required:
End of first year: 4
End of second year: 10
End of third year: 16
A student becomes eligible/ineligible on the first day of the next semester if they have/have not passed 6 subjects the preceding semester. Summer school is an extension of the spring semester.
Students must be in attendance at school for at least 2 blocks to be able to participate in any practices, performances or games that day.
Students who have been suspended from school or in MAC are ineligible to participate in practices, performances or games during their assigned days or be in attendance.