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Avila University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Avila University

Website: http://www.Avila.edu
Address: 11901 Wornall Rd , Kansas City , Missouri - 64145-1698
Phone: (816) 942-8400
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Large City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Heart of America Athletic Conference
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,038
381
657
Percent admitted
50%
46%
53%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
36%
46%
30%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
505
530
SAT Math
480
533
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
20
24
ACT English
20
25
ACT Math
19
24
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $19,500
Out-of-state tuition $19,500
Books and supplies $800
On-campus room and board $5,900
On-campus other expenses $2,800
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
99%
-
Federal grant aid
30%
$3,304
State or local grant aid
34%
$2,956
Institutional grant aid
93%
-
Loan aid
91%
$8,680
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
1,939
34%
66%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,213
Estimated graduates enrolled 726
Undergraduates 24 years old 66%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 34%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 43%
Men 29%
Women 54%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 22%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 40%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 43%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $17,750 $18,850 $20,150 $20,900 3.7%
Books and supplies $800 $800 $800 $1,000 25.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $5,500 $5,800 $5,900 $6,100 3.4%
Other $3,250 $2,800 $2,800 $3,600 28.6%
Off Campus          
Room and board $6,300 $6,300 $6,300 $5,300 -15.9%
Other $4,600 $4,150 $4,150 $6,100 47.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,950 $3,500 $3,500 $3,200 -8.6%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $27,300 $28,250 $29,650 $31,600 6.6%
Off Campus $29,450 $30,100 $31,400 $33,300 6.1%
Off Campus with Family $22,500 $23,150 $24,450 $25,100 2.7%

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Map of Avila University

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,036 361 675
Percent admitted 43% 33% 48%
Percent admitted who enrolled 27% 33% 24%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 4 3%
ACT 111 93%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 535 560
SAT Math 463 543
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 18 25
  • First Time Degree-seeking students who have been out of high school more than one year are not required to submit ACT/SAT scores.

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1946 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 9/22/2000 -   Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers 1/1/1984 -   Accredited