Thursday, September 19, 2013

How much do colleges and universities spend on athletics?

Seems like a simple question.  And if you had to guess, you might be surprised.  You might also be surprised by who awards the most scholarships (it's Stanford) and which university has the most coaches (it's Harvard).

Take a look; follow the instructions in the box on the lower right.  The default view goes to expenses, but there's an awful lot of data here.  And if you prefer your data visualizations with the data pre-drawn, you can try here.