Business Administration

The B.S. in Business Administration major at Avila

Give yourself the skills you need to make your resume stand out with Avila’s Business Administration B.S.B.A. degree. Designed to give you the flexibility to emphasize management, marketing, finance and economics, accounting, or management information systems, the program will prepare you for any situation or decision you’ll face professionally.

Our small classes and emphasis on mentorship mean you’ll receive individualized instruction from our highly accomplished faculty. Additionally, our extensive connections with regional businesses open doors as you’ll intern at some of the top companies and organizations in the Midwest. And thanks to strategically designed curriculum, you’ll graduate secure in the knowledge that you have the tools you need to succeed.

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES. The professional connections our business faculty have nurtured in the Kansas City community translates into more meaningful internships for our business students.
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Are you interested in business administration?
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Avila B.S. in Business Administration graduates are pursuing careers as:

  • Loan Officers
  • Human Resource Managers
  • Office Managers
Avila B.S. in Business Administration graduates enter the job market with a lot of options:
  • Corporate marketing
  • Non-profit management
  • Sales
  • Advertising

Transferring College Credits?

Whether you have college credits from one, or 101 colleges, we’ll work hard to make the most of your transfer credits to fast track your bachelor’s degree.


An Environment to Enhance your Education

Hooley-Bunschu Learning Commons

This is not your mother’s library. State-of-the-art study rooms, public computers, tutoring services, and access to 50,000 on-campus volumes, plus millions of database articles await you.

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Guaranteed Internship Opportunities

All first-year undergraduate students are guaranteed an internship or research experience opportunity.

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Close to Everything Kansas City

At Avila, you’re only 15 minutes away from world-class museums, historical landmarks, professional sports venues, and centers of culture, commerce, and industry.

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Find Your Mentor

Avila’s faculty will challenge you, inspire you, and become more than just another teacher.

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4+1 Accelerated MBA Option

Interested in earning a bachelor’s in business and an MBA? The Avila School of Business offers an early admission option to outstanding undergraduate business students. This option to be admitted early to the MBA programs allows you to earn the bachelor’s and master’s degree in as few as five years. Prospective students are eligible to apply after completion of at least 55 credit hours and once admitted, can begin taking graduate courses after 75 credit hours are earned.


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Contact

Avila University Advantage Institute for Professional Studies, Blasco Hall
11901 Wornall Road / Kansas City, MO 64145 / 816-501-2400

Tamara Shinn, Office Manager, School of Business
P: 816-501-3720 / E: Tamara.Shinn@avila.edu


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