Schools & Colleges

Schools & Colleges at Avila University


Avila’s majors are organized into seven fields of study, all integrated with our curriculum that prepares students to become lifelong learners committed to service and leadership. Scroll through the dozens of options, from finance to nursing to theatre, to find the right curriculum to fuel your passion. 

School of Business

Wendy Acker, Ph.D., Interim Dean

      Corporate Accounting
      Public Accounting
Business Administration
Business Education
International Business

Minors: Business AdministrationEconomics, ManagementMarketing

School of Education

Karen Garber-Miller, Ph.D., Dean

Education Degree Programs
   Elementary Education (1-6) 
   Middle School (5-9) 
   Special Education (K-12) 
   Business Education (9-12) 
   Secondary Education Minor (9-12) 
   Art Education (K-12) 
   International Advocacy
      - Major and Minor 
Pre-Academic Program
   Intensive Language &
   Culture Program (ILCP/ESL)

School of Graduate Studies

Graduate Council

Graduate Education 
Graduate Management 
Graduate Organizational Development 
Graduate Psychology 
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Charlene Gould, Ph.D., Dean

Criminology & Justice Studies
   Mental Health
Religious Studies & Philosophy
   Religious Studies
Social Work
   Musical Theatre
   Theatre Design and Technology 

Minors: Dance, Pre-law,Women's and Gender Studies


All Academics
Academics >

Schools & Colleges

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.
> Register now

AU News

Avila University - March Madness