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the fall before you intend to begin the nursing curriculum.

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RN to BSN Program

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School of Nursing

Tradition of Excellence

 


Why Nursing at Avila?

Because of our strengths....

  • Students who are motivated, intelligent, committed, and highly capable.
  • Faculty who have significant clinical and academic experience, energy, and a commitment to progressive nursing education.
  • A curriculum that prepares the nurse of the future and provides a wide variety of clinical experiences available to students, including many community based clinical experiences.

For a satisfying career...

  • Outstanding reputation as one of the oldest baccalaureate programs of nursing in the metropolitan area, and one that prepares students for nursing careers and nursing leadership positions.
  • The Avila nursing graduate is well prepared to have a successful career as a staff nurse and to contribute to nursing through membership and activity in professional nursing organizations.
  • Avila nursing graduates are/have been employed in the following positions of nursing leadership: directors of agencies including home health and long-term care facilities; hospital administrator of a rural community hospital in Kansas; entrepreneur in the field of nurse executive placement; leadership roles of the American Nurses’ Association; executive director of a national research project based in Kansas City to enhance underprivileged family well-being, nursing program directors and faculty.

To experience our Nursing Education and Resource Center (NERC) and administrative suite...

  • Our state of the art NERC provides a simulated hospital environment where students learn to assist patients and provide basic  to intensive nursing skills.  See pictures of students in trauma simulations.
  • The NERC provides meeting and work space for independent and group study.

Want to learn more? 
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to arrange for a campus visit where you can:

  • Tour the campus
  • Meet with financial aid
  • And much more