Overview

Applicants
4,564
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average HS GPA
3.71

GPA Breakdown

49%
Over 3.75
16%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
10%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
2.00 - 2.49

Need to boost your grades? We can help.

Learn More

SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
540 - 650
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
540 - 670
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
22 - 28

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


Get a personalized plan for a competitive application from an admissions expert.

Learn More

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
15:1
Total Faculty
432
with Terminal Degree
273

298
Men
134
Women
58
Minority
20
International

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
29%
Graduate in 5 years
53%
Graduate in 6 years
59%

Majors

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.
  • Transportation/Mobility Management.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer Science.

  • ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS.

  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician.

  • ENGINEERING.

  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering.
  • Civil Engineering, Other.
  • Computer Engineering, General.
  • Computer Software Engineering.
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics.
  • Engineering, General.
  • Engineering, Other.
  • Mechanical Engineering.
  • Systems Engineering.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism.
  • Homeland Security.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Computational Mathematics.

  • MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS.

  • Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician.

  • MILITARY TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLIED SCIENCES.

  • Air and Space Operations Technology.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other.
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General.
  • Physics, Other.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Environmental Psychology.

  • TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING.

  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General.
  • Air Traffic Controller.
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew.
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations.


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Doctoral/Research
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Nicole Passonno Stott
Space shuttle astronaut, Int'l Space Station crewmember

Susan L. Still
Space shuttle astronaut; Distinguished Naval Graduate; flight instructor

Joseph Martin
EVP/CFO Fairchild Semiconductor Int'l Inc

Gregory Feith
Senior Aviation Accident Investigator, NTSB

James Hagedorn
Pres/CEO Scotts Miracle-Gro

Peg Billson
VP Honeywell Int'l Honeywell Aerospace

Capt. Patrice Clarke Washington
First African-American female captain for major airline

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
29%
Graduate in 5 years
53%
Graduate in 6 years
59%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$34,292
Required Fees
$1,422
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,400

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,538
Transportation for Commuters
$2,856

On-Campus Room and Board
$10,826
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
5,729
Foreign Countries Represented
100

Demographics

4.57%
Asian
5.45%
African-American
7.05%
Hispanic
55.69%
Caucasian
7.40%
Unknown
12.43%
International

22% female
78% male
94% are full time
6% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
40%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
93%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
151
Number of Honor Societies
14

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
7

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

Men's Sports (Eagles)
10 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew Rowing
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Eagles)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew Rowing
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: Gay-Straight Alliance: The GSA at ERAU has been established in order to provide a support network for individuals interested in either learning about or discussing human sexuality; to promote tolerance and understanding for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and still exploring individuals, to promote diversity on campus & to enhance a feeling of safety and comfort for all students.

Minority Support Groups: Diversity & Inclusion provides resources for the diverse people groups on campus including minorities, women, and other underrepresented groups. The mission of the office is to foster a diverse, inclusive campus with programs and services that challenge students’ ability to adapt to diverse, inclusive environments, engage in creative, productive and meaningful activities, and understand how their behaviors impact others. http://daytonabeach.erau.edu/campus-life/diversity-and-inclusion/index.html

Army ROTC Offered on-campus
Navy ROTC Offered on-campus
Air Force ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability

61/99

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Embry-Riddle is able to provide special student pricing for computing equipment through our preferred vendor, Dell computers. Please feel free to visit our website at www.dell.com/embry-riddle for computer purchase options.

Campus Visits Contact

Address
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Phone
386-226-6120

Email
DaytonaBeach@erau.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Hagedorn Aviation Complex
Lehman Engineering and Technology Center
New 1-meter Ritchey-Chretien reflecting telescope (COAS)
Advanced Vehicles Green Garage
ICI Center (fieldhouse) and University (Student) Ctr
The College of Aviation tour is a brief look at the Air Traffic Management Laboratory and its Pseudo-Pilots' Lab, the Aircraft Performance Lab, the Computer Flight Simulation Lab, the College of Aviation Student Success Center (Tutor Lab), and the Flight Tutor Lab. The COA building also contains a Weather Center and two Meteorology Labs, Basic and Advanced.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
World's Most Famous Beach
Daytona International Speedway
State Parks, Preserves and Historic Sites
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse and Marine Science Ctr
Kennedy Space Center
Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, Sea World, Daytona Lagoon

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday thru Friday
8am - 5 pm
386-226-6120

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Weekday Tours at 9 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 2:00 p.m.
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
varies

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
alison.smalling@erau.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
The Daytona Beach International Airport serves the area with the airlines US Airways, Air Tran and Delta. The Orlando International Airport is approx. 60 miles away. Votran (Volusia County Transit) provides regularly scheduled transportation to the campus, bus stations, motel/hotel areas, beaches, hospitals, shopping areas, and major business areas. Interstate Greyhound Bus Lines also serve the area.

Driving Instructions to Campus
The University is located on Clyde Morris Boulevard, two lights south of International Speedway Boulevard (U. S. Hwy. 92) and three lights north of Beville Road (Rt. 400).

Local Accommodations
Most of these lodgings offer discounted rates to campus visitors. Please remember to mention Embry-Riddle (ERAU) when you make your reservation! Marriott Courtyard Daytona Beach 1605 Richard Petty Blvd. Daytona Beach, FL 32114 Phone: (386) 255-3388 or (800) 321-2211 Homewood Suites by Hilton® 165 Bill France Blvd. Daytona Beach, Florida 32114 Ph: (386) 258-2828 Fax: (386) 258-2281 Web: http://homewooddaytona.com Hampton Inn 1915 International Speedway Blvd. Daytona Beach, FL 32114, (386) 257-4030 Hilton Garden Inn 189 Midway Ave. Daytona Beach, FL 32114 (386) 944-4000 Must mention code EAD Holiday Inn Express Speedway 2620 West International Speedway Blvd Daytona Beach, FL 32114 (386)254-3641 www.daytonaholidayinn.com


Articles & Advice