Aurora University

Aurora, IL 60506

Aurora University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Aurora, Illinois. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 2615 and 2294 students were accepted.

Aurora University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $22,580 and fees $250. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $22,580 and $250 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate69%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  3. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 159
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 14

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Aurora University

Benedictine University
13.14 miles away
Lewis University
17.33 miles away
University of St Francis
20.09 miles away
Elmhurst College
23.03 miles away
Dominican University
29.01 miles away
Trinity Christian College
29.73 miles away
Saint Xavier University
32.93 miles away
Resurrection University
35.76 miles away
Rush University
36.07 miles away
North Park University
36.28 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1938 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
04/01/1983 - 12/31/2007
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2000 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/25/2013 - Current

Admissions

88%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading420 to 520
SAT: Math430 to 530
SAT: Writing423 to 520
ACT Composite19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price

$18,329

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$14,569
30k to 48k$14,767
48k to 75k$16,587
75k to 110k$20,177
Over 110k$21,597
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $650.00 $650.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $600.00 $600.00

Student Population

3,796

Undergrads

1,847

Graduates

3,878

Women

1,765

Men

71%

Full-time

29%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
59%
Hispanic
22%
Black/African American
8%
Race/ethnicity unknown
6%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing
Aurora University
347 S Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
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