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Title IX / By the numbers

Intercollegiate Athletics

2.5 women's teams per school in 1970, prior to the 1972 enactment of Title IX.

8.73 women's teams per school in 2012, which is the highest this number has ever been.?

20.3% of athletic directors are female.?

36 Division I female athletics directors, which is the fewest of any division.

133 Division III female athletics directors, which is the most.?

215 female athletic directors in the United States.

9.2% of athletics departments have NO female anywhere in the administration (in 2010, the percent was 13.2)

From Women in Intercollegiate Sport: A longitudinal study by Acosta and Carpenter.?