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Aurora, Ontario
Town of Aurora, Ontario
Aurora's residents are both highly-skilled and well-educated, with over 45 per cent of residents holding a university degree, certificate or diploma.  The Town of Aurora is home to one of Ontario's finest education institutions, the highly-acclaimed and world-renowned St. Andrew's College.

Leading universities and colleges including the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, York University and Seneca College are all within a short driving distance (40 kilometres) of Aurora.  Aurora offers public and private, daycare, nursery, elementary and secondary educational facilities with several schools offering French as a primary language for instruction.

Aurora Education

Data Last Updated: 26 April, 2015
Characteristic (2014 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Educational Attainment, Persons Aged 25-64

Total population 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degree 31,796
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,545
High school certificate or equivalent 6,447
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 23,803
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,870
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 7,364
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,998
University certificate or degree 12,571
Bachelor's degree 8,234
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 4,337

Post-Secondary Education Major Field of Study (15 years and over by Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree)

Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study 47,928
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 18,297
Education 2,262
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,176
Humanities 2,155
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,072
Business, management and public administration 6,998
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,390
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,546
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,039
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 477
Health and related fields 3,280
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,235
Other fields of study 0

Town of Aurora