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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.
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Aurora Education

Data Last Updated: 26 May, 2016
Characteristic (2015 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 32,515
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,627
Certificate, diploma or degree 30,888
High school certificate or equivalent 6,614
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 24,274
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,943
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 7,604
University certificate, diploma or degree 14,727
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,996
University certificate or degree 12,730
Bachelor's degree 8,342
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 4,388

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 49,255
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 18,907
Education 2,292
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,161
Humanities 2,207
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,245
Business, management and public administration 7,226
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,378
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,534
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,204
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 464
Health and related fields 3,419
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,218
Other fields of study 0

Town of Aurora