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#28 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Aurora University

Aurora, Illinois

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Overview

Student Population
6,265
Aurora University overview
Location Aurora, Illinois
Online aurora.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Aurora University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Aurora, Illinois, Aurora University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,965 prospective students applied, and 2,489 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 797 enrolled in the school.  4,726 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,539 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $25,600 plus fees of $0. Aurora University is ranked 811 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
4/10
Academics
2/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
3/10
Value

Aurora University is rated within the lower 33% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Aurora University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 980/1140
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
83.9% 
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Applications Due Mar 10, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$25,600
Costs for Aurora University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,474
Budget for Other Expenses$3,024
Total One Year Cost$40,658

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Aurora University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 26%
Health Professions 20%
Education 16%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%
Human Services 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=143118 IPEDS survey data for Aurora University.

Current students may use the Aurora University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.