#9 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

Avila University

Kansas City, Missouri

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Student Population
Avila University overview
Location Kansas City, Missouri
Online avila.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Avila University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Kansas City, Missouri, Avila University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,963 prospective students applied, and 824 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 151 enrolled in the school.  1,209 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 205 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $21,115 plus fees of $0. Avila University is ranked 656 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Avila University is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very Easy
Avila University overview
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.24
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Avila University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,104
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $8,815
Budget for Other Expenses$2,168
Total One Year Cost$33,202

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
42% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Avila University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 32%
Business 13%
Psychology 11%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Education 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176628 IPEDS survey data for Avila University.

Current students may use the Avila University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.