Established in 1925, Embry-Riddle(ERAU) is a private aeronautical university with residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescot, Arizona in the US in conjunction with worldwide and online campuses. The university is engaged in extensive research and consulting of aviation, aerospace, and related industries. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA offers programs across its more than 100 degrees at the associate, bachelor's, masters and doctoral levels in the emerging sectors of aviation, applied science, business, computers and technology; engineering; security, intelligence, and safety; and space.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University holds the following awards and rankings:
|Specialization||Aviation and Aerospace|
|No. of instructional aircraft||99|
|No. of simulators||134|
The residential campuses of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical university sprawl across the Daytona Beach campus in Florida and the Prescott at Arizona. ERMU also offers programs through worldwide and online campuses. The highlights of the campus include the following:
The 185-acre eastern campus of ERAU is located adjacent to the international port, a few miles away from the most famous beach “The Daytona Beach” in Florida. It serves as a top vacation destination and an idle place to live. The highlights of the campus include 90-acre MicaPlex Research Center and Daytona International Speedway, advanced flight simulation center, advanced laser processing and sensor labs, aerospace forensics, astrophysics lab and much more. The campus has an enrollment of 6,000 undergrads and 600 graduate students across diverse programs of study
The western campus of ERAU is located in Prescott, north of Phoenix and proximity to Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon, and Sedona. The highlights of the campus include Flight department, academic complex, Aerospace experimentation, and fabrication building, Haas Commons, Glen Doherty Center for Security and Intelligence Studies, amphitheaters, observatory, planetarium, athletic facilities, library, learning centers and much more
The worldwide non-residential campuses of ERAU are located across 35 states in the U.S and nine countries around the world in addition to the renowned online educational programs across 3 academic colleges.
ERAU offers on-campus housing facilities in residence halls to its students in the respective enrolled campuses. The housing application along with the deposit is required for the application completion and students should submit the same to confirm the contract.
|Overview||Prescot Campus||Daytona Campus|
|Highlights||Summer housing on completion of a separate Summer and Academic year housing contract||Beginning Fall 2019 all first-year students should live on campus for their first two academic years|
|Occupancy||Single/double/triple in bedroom suite/bedroom apartments||Single/double/ 4/8 persons in halls/apartment-style housing|
|Housing Fee||2722 USD- 3492 USD/semester||2950 USD- 4450 USD/semester|
|Meal Plan Fees||614 USD-2418 USD/semester||2405 USD/semester|
ERAU highly regarded for aviation and aerospace programs do offer associate, bachelors, masters, doctoral-level and certificate programs in majors of applied science, aviation, business, computers and technology, engineering, space, security, intelligence and safety across 4 academic colleges in both the residential campuses. The highlights of the programs offered by ERMU includes the following:
The application process and admission process for international students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University depends on the campus enrolled.
How to Apply: Online application of the respective campuses in ERAU’s official website
Application Fee: 50 USD(non-refundable)
International students should apply well in advance of the specified deadlines to allow time for the visa process.
|Prescot Campus||Daytona Campus|
|Priority deadline: Jan 15|
Fall Deadline: July 1
|Fall: June 1|
Spring: Oct 1
Summer: March 1
Accepted Average Scores:
The minimum test score requirements for English Language Proficiency are tabulated as follows:
Note: International students failing to fulfill the minimum scores can enroll in Embry-Riddle Language Institute (ERLI) and secure admission to the program.
Official transcripts and test scores must be sent directly to the respective campuses of ERAU from the institution/ testing service or respective admissions committee through Email or post.
|Expense||Arizona campus||Daytona Beach||Worldwide campus|
|Room & Board||12,174||12410||8644|
96% of Embry-Riddle freshmen receive financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, grants, bursaries, and Cooperative education/internships. However, the financial-aid offered by ERAU to international students is dependent on the campus enrolled. Scholarships are offered to international students who have come to study in the US to encourage them to study at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
All freshmen including international students are automatically considered for the scholarship
The amount of the award is dependent on the applicant’s scores in SAT/ACT exams.
The wards of ERAU Alumni are eligible for an annual grant of 1500 USD
Each child of the same family enrolled simultaneously on a full-time basis are granted 2200 USD
Full-time enrolled international graduates with a CGPA 3.0 are eligible for assistantships offered by ERAU
The highly competitive scholarship is awarded based on the academic merit demonstrated by high GPA and SAT/ACT scores. It is a part of the admission application review process ranging from 3000 USD/year to 12,000 USD/year to highly qualified students.
International students are eligible for on-campus employment opportunities at both residential campuses. Although offered on a competitive basis all students are eligible to apply with the guidance of the Center for International Programs and studies.
The seven astronauts Daniel Burbank, Alvin Drew, Ronald Garan, Susan Kilrain, Joshua Kutryk, Nicole Stott and Terry Virts are Embry-Riddle alumni.
ERMU maintains a strong alumni network of more than 1,25,000 alumni worldwide employed at top positions in the aviation & aerospace industry, business law, engineering, medical, insurance, and other businesses and government organizations. The alumni do offer mentoring, hiring, and networking opportunities to ERMU students.
The benefits enjoyed by alumni include legacy scholarships, free online courses, license plate, industry conferences, hotel and travel discounts, special vendor offers, campus bookstore discounts and much more.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$38,418 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Enrollment||6481|
|Average Graduation Rate||59.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$38,418 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$20,556 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,400 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$11,100 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$4,506 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$11,100 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$4,506 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$4,458 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$4,506 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Language Programs||Commission on English Language Program Accreditation|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
RANKED #801 - #1000
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#801 - #1000 [Out of 1001]
22.2-28.2 [Out of 100]
#801 [Out of 801]
9.3-18.4 [Out of 100]
#801 [Out of 801]
9.3-18.4 [Out of 100]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary