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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: 28 April, 2017
Characteristic (2016 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 33,163
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,715
Certificate, diploma or degree 31,448
High school certificate or equivalent 6,748
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 24,700
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,003
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 7,873
University certificate, diploma or degree 14,825
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,007
University certificate or degree 12,818
Bachelor's degree 8,398
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 4,421

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 50,467
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 19,472
Education 2,341
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,187
Humanities 2,252
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,333
Business, management and public administration 7,379
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,410
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,569
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,315
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 474
Health and related fields 3,489
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,246
Other fields of study 0

Town of Aurora