Welcome to The Woodstock Center, combining our convenient location, here in the heart of McHenry County, with the educational excellence of Aurora University. We offer evening and weekend programs in business, criminal justice, nursing and social work. Here are some of our preferred degree programs. For a complete list, please visit our website.
Bachelor of Science - Business
Masters of Business Administration MBA - A concentration in Leadership
Masters in Education MA - Educational Leadership MA - Reading Instruction
Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor CADC - This program allows students to sit for the state CADC exam. There are 4 classes beginning each Fall, and Spring/Summer internship training.
Bi-Lingual/English as a Second Language BIL/ESL - This program is taught in cohort fashion and classes are held in the Summer, Fall, and Spring to complete certification.
AU Woodstock Center wants to help you receive a transformative, affordable education. More than 95 percent of our students receive some form of financial aid. The Office of Financial Aid is prepared to answer all of your questions and guide you through the steps to apply. We utilize a rolling admission process so students can register for classes in Fall (2 modules) and Spring (2 modules).
We want to help you succeed with a program that conveniently works around your schedule. That's why we offer flexible 8-week courses in evening sessions to accommodate your busy life. We also offer Friday evening - Saturday sessions that meet every other week, allowing you to complete the class in just 6 weeks. For students that want to accelerate their programs, Summer and Online courses are available.
Our program for Masters in Education offers the following emphases:
MA - Educational Leadership,
MA - Reading Instruction,
MA - Curriculum and Instruction,
MA - Bilingual ESL.
These are taught in cohort fashion where students start and end their programs together. This allows students to learn from and support each other throughout the process.With talented faculty and motivated students, you will actively engage both theory and practice in the classroom. You can enjoy the convenience of evening and weekend classes. Most of all, you will graduate with new confidence for a life of professional success and leadership.