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Schools & Colleges at Avila University

 

Avila’s majors are all integrated with our curriculum that prepares students to become lifelong learners committed to service and leadership. Scroll through the dozens of options, from finance to nursing to theatre, to find the right curriculum to fuel your passion. 

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Charlene Gould, Ph.D.
Dean

School of Humanities
Amy Milakovic, Ph.D.
Chair

English
   Literature
   Writing
History
Religious Studies & Philosophy
   Philosophy
   Religious Studies

Minor: 
Women's and Gender Studies

School of Performing Arts
Amity Bryson, DMA
Chair


Music

   Piano
   Voice 
Theatre
   Acting
   Directing/Producing
   Musical Theatre
   Theatre Design and Technology 

Minor: 
Dance 

School of Psychology
Marcia Pasqualini, Ph.D.
Chair

Psychology
   Mental Health
   Research 

Graduate Psychology 

School of Social Sciences
Francis Origanti, Ph.D.
Chair

Criminology & Justice Studies
Social Work
Master of Social (MSW)

Minor: 
Pre-law

College of Professional Schools




School of Business

Wendy Acker, Ph.D.
Chair
Director of Graduate Business Development

Accounting 
      Corporate Accounting
      Public Accounting
Business Administration
Finance
International Business
Management
Marketing

Minors: Business Administration
Economics, Management
Marketing

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

School of Education
Stacy Keith, Ed.D.
Chair

Education Degree Programs
   Elementary Education (1-6) 
   Middle School (5-9) 
   Special Education (K-12) 
   Business Education (9-12) 
   Chemistry Education (9-12)
   Physical Education (K-12)
   Secondary Education Minor (9-12) 
   Art Education (K-12) 
   International Advocacy 
      - Major and Minor 

Graduate Education 
 
Pre-Academic Program
   Intensive Language & 
   Culture Program (ILCP/ESL)

School of Visual and Communication Arts
Nicole Esquibel, MFA
Chair


Art + Design 
    Art Education K-12
    Art Therapy 
    Graphic Design
Communication
   Advertising/Public Relations
   Film and Digital Media
   Healthcare Communication
   Sports Communication

Minors: 
Advertising/Public Relations
Film & Digital Media
Graphic Design
Studio Art

Advantage Institute for Professional Studies
Kari Clevenger, MSOD
Chair


Business Administration
Healthcare Management
Human Resources
Psychology
RN to BSN

Graduate Management 
Graduate Organizational Development 

 

   

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The Avila Promise

  • Lower Tuition Rate
  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

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View AU Open House

View AU Open HouseSeptember 22 • 9 a.m. • Whitfield Center

See everything Avila has to offer at our upcoming ViewAU Open House. Chat with Admissions and current students, take in program information from faculty advisors and enjoy a tour of beautiful campus. Enjoy lunch – compliments of the Office of Admission.

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Register for Homecoming Weekend 2018: AU Gold

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homecoming weekend

Return to Avila’s campus to help celebrate Homecoming Weekend 2018 from October 18-21! This special weekend offers the opportunity to connect with friends and celebrate with the Avila community.

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Arts at Avila: Talk Radio

talk radio theatre production

talk radio theatre productionOctober 18-21
7:30 p.m. | Showtime
2 p.m. | Sunday matinee
Bill and Jean Buchanan Stage at Goppert Theatre

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