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Why Nursing at Avila

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...

  • The 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.

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  • Tour the campus
  • Meet with financial aid
  • And much more
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The Avila Promise

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

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

National Simulation Week September 16-19

Trauma Sim

The School of Nursing will be hosting Simulation demonstrations Tuesday, September 17th, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the School of Nursing Education and Resources Center, just off the Goppert Theatre Lobby.  We hope to see you there!

School of Nursing Will Begin Accepting Applications for Fall 2020 on October 1, 2019

Visit the School of Nursing Admission and Application Information Pages.

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