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Aurora University
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  • Graduate School
  • AURORA, IL

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Aurora is a private graduate school in Aurora, Illinois in the Chicago Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 1,985 graduate students. Of the 19 graduate programs offered at Aurora University, 6 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 58% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
1,985
Part-Time Grad Students
1,155
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    66.8%
  • Hispanic
    12.5%
  • African American
    11.5%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • Multiracial
    2.1%
  • Asian
    1.8%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    0.2%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%
  • Native American
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 32 responses
  • Driven
    31%
  • Down-to-earth
    16%
  • Friendly
    16%
  • Intellectual
    16%
  • Organized
    3%
  • Just trying to get through
    3%
  • Not sure
    6%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 32 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    6%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    34%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    41%
  • Accelerated and eye opening
    16%
  • Creative
    3%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
88%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 32 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 32 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 31 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 32 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    28%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    47%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    13%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    9%
  • More than $100,000
    3%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 32 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    6%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    16%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    3%
  • Did not graduate yet
    75%
66%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 32 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
Median Household Income
$85,943
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,462
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$241,600
National
$281,900

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