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Prehealth Professions

Avila's Prehealth program helps to prepare students for doctoral or master's level health professions program leading to their career choice.

The Prehealth Professions major is designed for students who plan to become physicians, dentists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, chiropractors pharmacists, veterinarians, physician assistants, optometrists, podiatrists, anesthesiologist assistants or other comparable healthcare professionals.

The program has been successful preparing students for both masters and doctoral degree health professions programs. Avila alumni have been accepted to regional and national health professions programs including University of Kansas School of Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia Veterinary School, Kansas City University, Rockhurst University physical therapy program and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.

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Student Club

Alpha Epsilon Delta
National Health Preprofessional Honor Society

Dr. Larry Garrison Sullivan (Advisor)

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.

Arts at Avila: The Diary of Anne Frank

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the diary of anne frank
The Diary of Anne Frank 
By Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
November 15, 16, 17 & 18

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