Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Florida

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School Overview

Founded in 1925, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (more commonly referred to as Embry-Riddle and abbreviated ERAU) is a privately owned and operated, four-year coeducational university with locations in Daytona, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. As its name denotes, Embry-Riddle focuses on aviation and aerospace education as it relates to both the science and business side of the industry. Embry-Riddle also offers an online, international education program, known as Embry-Riddle Worldwide, which comprises a network of more than 150 campuses. Embry-Riddle is reported by Aircraft Maintenance Technology (a AMTSociety publication) to be one of the most highly respected Aerospace Engineering schools in the nation.

General Information

Admission Office

600 South Clyde Morris Boulevard

Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

(386) 225-6910

(800) 522-6787

Fax: (386) 226-6984



Contact: Pamela Thomas

Director of Admissions
Main Address

600 South Clyde Morris Boulevard

Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

(386) 226-6910

www.embryriddle.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 12,241

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 472

Degree-seeking undergrads: 11,591

Graduate enrollment: 4,090

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 80%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 74%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $27,496 $28,580 $28,600 $29,728 +3.94%
Books and Supplies $1,000 $1,040 $1,200 $1,400 +16.67%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $7,830 $8,240 $8,500 $8,790 +3.41%
Other $3,742 $3,892 $3,900 $4,006 +2.72%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Other $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $40,068 $41,752 $42,200 $43,924 +4.09%
In-state Off Campus $28,496 $29,620 $29,800 $31,128 +4.46%
In-state with Family $28,496 $29,620 $29,800 $31,128 +4.46%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $14,280
In-state Student Fees $1,168
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $14,280
Out-of-state Student Fees $1,168

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 1,040 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,029 97% $9,798,993 $9,523
• Federal grants 238 22% $1,087,305 $4,569
• Pell grants 238 22% $831,712 $3,495
• Other Federal grants 127 12% $255,593 $2,013
Local and state government scholarships or grants 244 23% $1,208,792 $4,954
Institutional scholarships or grants 1,022 96% $7,502,896 $7,341
Student loans 662 62% $9,621,422 $14,534
• Federal student loans 662 62% $4,313,937 $6,517
• Other student loans 241 23% $5,307,485 $22,023

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 911 110 18
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 62 39
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 62 39
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science
Engineering 279 47
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering 214 31
Civil Engineering, Other 7
Computer Engineering, General 6
Computer Software Engineering 8 10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 9
Engineering Physics/applied Physics 25 4
Mechanical Engineering 10 2
Engineering Technology, General 11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields, Other
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 26
Homeland Security 26
Mechanics and Repairers, General 19 18
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician 19 18
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General 19
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 19
Physical Sciences 24
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 20
Physics, Other 4
Psychology 15 4
Environmental Psychology 15 4
Transportation and Materials Moving 447 20
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science and Technology, General 134 20
Air Traffic Controller 105
Airline/commercial/professional Pilot and Flight Crew 199
Aviation/airway Management and Operations 9
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A,B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Engineering

Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering B
Civil Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Engineering Physics B
Mechanical Engineering B
Software Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering B
Electrical Engineering Technologies B
Occupational Safety B

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Powerplant Technology A,B

V

Physical Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences B
Physics B

Transportation & Materials Moving

Air Traffic Control B
Air Transportation B
Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A,B
Aviation Management A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (386) 226-6000
Website: daytonabeach.erau.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: daytonabeach.erau.edu/admissions/apply
Address: 1 Aerospace Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,056
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 59%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,983 (99% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $36,868
Out-of-state Tuition: $36,868
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $16,890

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Engineering 1784
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Mathematics and Statistics 11
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 111
Transportation and Materials Moving 121
Grand total 1123156

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $36,868
Out-of-state $36,868
Books and supplies $1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $19,156
Out-of-state $19,156

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,342 95%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,342 95% $16,890
Student loan aid 747 53% $14,818

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 5,066 85% $15,688
Federal student loans 2,681 45% $6,909

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 8,551 6,487 2,064
Percent admitted 100% 62% 59%
Percent admitted who enrolled 20% 20% 19%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,056
Undergraduate enrollment 6,402
Graduate enrollment 654

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    • English Language

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