School of Natural & Applied Sciences

Our Commitment to Student Success

Our highly dedicated faculty represent diverse professional backgrounds and research interests. We are deeply committed to helping students build a strong foundation in science, technology, and mathematics that will prepare them for a range of careers, including but not limited to: medicine and health care, conservation and resource management, biomedical research, computer sciences and software engineering. Many of our students also go on to masters and doctoral programs. 

In addition to our robust majors, the School of Natural and Applied Sciences offers several minors that complement academic majors across several disciplines. Please contact us if you are interested in any of our programs and would like more information. We look forward to hearing from you!


Avila University School of Natural & Applied Sciences, O’Rielly Hall
11901 Wornall Road / Kansas City, MO 64145 / 816.501.3790

Karin Gastreich, Ph.D., PROFESSOR, Chair of the School of Natural & Applied Science
P: 816-501-2996 / E:

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