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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: 16 October, 2018
Characteristic (2017 unless noted) Value

Educational Attainment, Persons Aged 25-64

Total population 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degree 32,104
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,655
Certificate, diploma or degree 30,449
High school certificate or equivalent 6,525
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 23,924
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,946
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 7,391
University certificate, diploma or degree 14,588
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,979
University certificate or degree 12,608
Bachelor's degree 8,248
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 4,360

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 48,447
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 18,464
Education 2,230
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,156
Humanities 2,184
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,137
Business, management and public administration 7,042
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,415
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,620
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,179
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 469
Health and related fields 3,322
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,229
Other fields of study 0

Town of Aurora