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Aurora, Ontario
Town of Aurora, Ontario
Education
 
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.
 
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Aurora Education

Data Last Updated: 16 November, 2018
Characteristic (2018 unless noted)
Value
Educational Attainment, Persons Aged 25-64
Total population aged 25 to 64 years
32,167
No certificate, diploma or degree
1,541
High school certificate or equivalent
6,562
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree
24,064
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma
1,530
Trades certificate or diploma
674
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Qualification
855
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma
7,536
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level
1,046
University certificate or degree
13,952
Bachelor's degree
9,682
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level
1,073
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry
272
Master's degree
2,571
Earned doctorate
355
Post-Secondary Education Major Field of Study
Total population aged 15 and over
48,158
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree
18,114
Education
1,888
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies
1,380
Humanities
1,857
Social and behavioural sciences and law
4,518
Business, management and public administration
7,153
Physical and life sciences and technologies
1,330
Mathematics, computer and information sciences
1,712
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies
5,234
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation
415
Health and related fields
3,340
Personal, protective and transportation services
1,216




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