Professional Studies – Avila Advantage

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Adult Education through Accelerated Degrees in Kansas City

Avila University is committed to adult education in Kansas City. That’s why we created Avila Advantage, an innovative program that incorporates flexible scheduling and real-world instruction on a path to earning bachelor’s and graduate degrees and graduate certificates at an accelerated pace. Our program is student-centered with top-tier advising and office support.

Complete coursework on your own terms with 8-week, online, or weekend-intensive options.

Degree Programs:

Bachelor Degree Programs

Take the next step in your career with an accelerated bachelor degree from Avila University. Engage in real-world, applied learning from faculty who are working in their field.

Master Degree Programs

Develop the skills and knowledge to reach your career goals with a Master of Arts or Master of Science degree from Avila University.

Graduate Certificates

Ready to learn more?

To learn more about Avila Advantage’s accelerated bachelor programs and master’s-level programs, fill out our online form or e-mail and speedy information will be sent to you. Or speak with an advisor at 816.501.3737.

School of Professional Studies Event Calendar

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.

Admission & Aid: SOAR

Graduating High School Seniors/Future Avila Eagles: Ready to enroll for fall? Its time to spread those wings and sign up for our Student Enrollment, Advising and Orientation Event (SOAR)!
> Sign up today!

Professional Studies: Career & Internship Fair

adult and graduate studies

career & internship fair
Resume Building
Career Coaching
Free Professional Headshots

April 12
11 a.m.- 2 p.m. & 4-6 p.m.
Athletic Pavilion
> Register now 



Student Experience: 5th annual Dear Neighbor Day

dear neighbor day

dear neighbor day
Serve the dear neighbor with Avila!

April 14
8 a.m.-1 p.m.
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