Intro to Step 1

Congratulations on taking your first step towards playing college baseball! If you want to play at the next level, step 1 is finding out what that takes and what playing college baseball is all about. Step 1 will help you understand the many college baseball options that are out there for you. There is so much for you to learn about college baseball and the college baseball recruiting process (covered in detail during Step 2) that Step 1 will be a constant work in progress. In other words, you will be learning more and more about college baseball throughout the recruiting process and beyond.

While you have likely heard about some of the most popular Division 1 household names, did you know there are over 1,600 college baseball programs in the US? Take a look at just how many options are out there for you:

For an interactive map of all 943 NCAA sponsored schools, click here.

Whether your goal is to be a Major Leaguer or if baseball is one of many interests you want to pursue while you get a college education, there’s a great chance that one of the 1600+ college baseball programs will be the right fit for you, and we are here to help you find it.

Each step has the same format so that you know exactly what to do, what you need to know, and have the reading materials right there on the page to help you do it, each step of the way.

You already know that there are no shortcuts to college baseball. Becoming a college athlete takes a lot of hard work and dedication. The best way to learn about college baseball is to dive in, and we recommend spending 15-20 minutes a day exploring the recruiting process and college baseball. The best thing to do is read each article at least once and really try to understand what college baseball and the college baseball recruiting process are all about. It’s all right here in one place, but the work is up to you!