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Aurora University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Aurora, IL

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Animal-Assisted Therapy
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Disability Studies
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • History, General
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Musical Theatre
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
  • Writing, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Public administration and social services
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
139
Part-Time Faculty
382
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 41% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 67% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 31% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
277,402
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
193
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Adult Education
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English as a Second Language
  • Public Policy
  • Reading Education
  • Social Work
  • Special Education

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Social Work

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Adult Education
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English as a Second Language
  • Reading Education
  • Social Work
  • Special Education

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