Avila University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

11901 Wornall Road

Kansas City, MO 64145-1007

(816) 501-2400

(800) 462-8452

Fax: (816) 501-2453



Contact: Patricia Harper

Director of Admission
Main Address

11901 Wornall Road

Kansas City, MO 64145-1007

(816) 942-8400

www.avila.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,213

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 183

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,163

Graduate enrollment: 726

Setting

Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 43%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 71%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Entrepreneurial Studies B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Facilities Administration B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Avila University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (816) 942-8400
Website: https://www.Avila.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.avila.edu/apply-now/
Address: 11901 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64145-1698
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,649
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 45%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,234 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $19,900
Out-of-state Tuition: $19,900
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $19,433

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Avila University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Avila University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 292
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1382
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 4
History 1
Legal Professions and Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 21
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 113
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 16468

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Avila University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $19,900
Out-of-state $19,900
Books and supplies $1,072

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $6,734
Out-of-state $6,734

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 183 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 183 100% $19,433
Student loan aid 149 81% $6,973

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,017 80% $15,314
Federal student loans 862 68% $8,927

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Avila University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Avila University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,360 1,161 1,199
Percent admitted 100% 53% 60%
Percent admitted who enrolled 7% 6% 8%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Avila University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,649
Undergraduate enrollment 1,246
Graduate enrollment 403

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Avila University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Baccalaureate Degree Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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