|University Motto||Be inspired|
|Year of establishment||1916|
|Address||11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City|
|City||Kansas City, Missouri|
Avila University is a private university in Kansas City, Missouri, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. It offers bachelor's degrees in thirty-six majors and master's degrees: Master of Science in Counseling Psychology, Master of Science in Counseling Psychology/Art Therapy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Organizational Development, and Master of Arts in Education.
Its 13 buildings are situated on a campus of 50 acres (20.2 ha) in the heart of Kansas City, and include four residence halls, a fieldhouse and auxiliary pavilion for basketball and volleyball, sports complex for football, baseball, softball and soccer, library, theatre, chapel, and classroom facilities.
When the Sisters of St. Joseph arrived in the United States from France in the mid 1800s, they dedicated themselves to the "practice of all the spiritual and corporal works of mercy and which will most benefit the dear neighbor." Founded on these principles, Avila University has continued their tradition in its mission and through its values.With more than 60 undergraduate majors and concentrations and five graduate programs, Avila has grown as a university where:
- We emphasize inclusive learning and embrace individuality.
- We believe the true strengths of leadership are collaborative accomplishment and genuine caring.
- We believe the world is unfinished and our students will make responsible, lifelong contributions to the global community.
The Avila University is a Private university located in Kansas City.
The Avila University was founded in 1916.
The current president of Avila University is Ronald Slepitza.
According to verified online sources, the Avila University enrolls a total of 1401 students.
According to the main website, the Avila University has a total student population of 1401 graduate students.
For graduate school, you will find here 8 master’s degrees combining online and on-campus programs.
The Avila University business school provides management education through programs designed to equip future leaders with the tools for success in both corporate and public positions.
The Avila University offers a wide variety of business degrees, including, among others, the Bachelor of Business Administration and Management and the Bachelor of Business and Commerce. Click here to see all Avila University Business Programs
Avila University is aware that registered nurses are the backbone of the medical field, that's why Avila University offers nurses accredited nursing programs to earn a diploma or associates degree.
The Avila University also offers the highly demanded Bachelor of Science in Nursing to registered nurses (RN to BSN), a program that will open up even more job opportunities to practicing nurses.
Nurses holding a BSN degree can take leadership roles within a hospital or medical practice, and even hold management positions. Click here to see all Avila University Nursing Programs
4 health related programs are available throughout Avila University’s health colleges and schools.
From undergraduate programs to residencies and fellowships, Avila University’s combination of classroom and hands-on medical training make Avila University’s health programs some of the most competitive in the country. Click here to see all Avila University Health Related Progams
Hospitality management programs in Avila University include a variety of tracks, including culinary arts, hotel management, restaurant management and tourism.
Avila University graduates are trained for a wide range of positions, from entry-level to senior management positions through concentrated, highly structured programs of study that reflect the needs of a booming industry. Click here to see all Avila University Hospitality Programs
Degrees in public administration provide a background for those interested in pursuing careers in governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and management in public institutions. The Avila University offers 2 programs for all students aspiring for careers in public service. Programs such as Bachelor of Public Relations and Image Management or Postgraduate Certificate of Non-Profit and Public and Organizational Management have been developed by experienced leaders for professional careers in public service. Click here to see all Avila University Public Administration Programs