Online Degrees

Designed for those who need a highly flexible educational experience, Aurora University offers more than 10 convenient degree programs at multiple levels of study. With a focused curriculum, award-winning faculty and an inclusive and transformative community, you’ll earn the relevant degree you need to advance your career.

Online Degree Programs

Adult Degree Completion Programs

  • Business Administration (BA)
  • Criminal Justice (BA)
  • General Studies (BA)
  • Social Work (BSW)

Graduate Programs

  • Mathematics Education (MA)
  • Exercise Science (MS)
  • Business Administration (MBA)
  • Public Administration (MPA)
  • Social Work (MSW)
  • MSW/MPA Dual Option
  • MSW/MBA Dual Option

Endorsement Courses

  • MSW School Social Work PEL Endorsement

Experience Textbook-Free Online Education

Instructors in our programs use Open Education Resources (OER) in place of traditional textbooks for some courses. This means digital, openly licensed content is available free of charge to students. Aurora University's use of OER gives students the opportunity to experience a better, more unique learning environment.

Your Education is More Affordable Than Ever

Because AU Online uses OER in some programs, you will benefit from significant savings on textbook costs. The OER library and network allow you to access your learning materials with reduced textbooks costs.

Customized Learning with Unlimited Access

Our commitment to providing OER ensures that you will receive the best academic experience possible. The use of OER empowers our expert faculty to select the latest resources for enhanced coursework, creating a customizable experience. With AU Online and OER, you can be confident you are gaining the skills to succeed in your chosen career.

Why Aurora University

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