Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the world’s largest, fully accredited university with a focus in Space, Aviation, Computers and Technology, Security and Intelligence and industry applicable Applied Sciences.

Embry-Riddle has been at the forefront of ground-breaking aeronautical milestones since the early days of flight. With over 130,000 graduates around the globe, Embry-Riddle is not only leading the future, it is changing it.

Basic details

  • Region: West
  • Location: Prescott, Arizona and Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Campus setting: Rural
  • Type of institution: Private; Specialist institution

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 62%
  • Average ACT score: 22-28
  • Average SAT score: 1080-1310
  • Test optional?: Yes
  • Common Application accepted?: No
  • Areas of study offered include: Accounting/Finance, Aeronautical Science, Astronomy, Biology, Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Information Sciences/Systems, Meteorology, Physics, Physiology, Psychology
  • Full list of majors availablehttps://erau.edu/degrees


  • International students are eligible for: Merit-based scholarships
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $53,360


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NAIA
  • Varsity sportsMen's Athletics / Track and Field, Women's Athletics / Track and field, Men's Baseball, Women's Softball, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Football / Soccer, Women's Football / Soccer, Men's Golf, Women's Golf, Men's Lacrosse, Women's Lacrosse, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Women's Volleyball