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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach
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  • 4 Year
  • DAYTONA BEACH, FL

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As the leader in aviation and aerospace education, safety has always been the top priority on campus. We've applied our expertise to the current health crisis by implementing a number of protocols to keep the Embry-Riddle community safe and moving forward. Read more and see our efforts in action in videos on our website. Learn More

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

About

1 AEROSPACE BOULEVARD
DAYTONA BEACH, FL 32114
About Embry-Riddle - Daytona...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
The Sun Conference
From Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach

As the nation’s only university specializing in every aspect of the aviation and aerospace fields, employers seek out Embry-Riddle graduates for in-demand careers from professional pilot to pre-med, engineering to intelligence operations and everything in between. Offering one-of-a-kind majors in aerospace physiology, space physics, aviation business and many more, Embry-Riddle is preparing students for the critical needs of industry today, as well as the careers of tomorrow.

Serving approximately 5,900 undergraduates and 600 graduate students, the 185-acre Daytona Beach Campus offers a traditional residential college experience to enhance our world-class, highly-ranked academic programs. Adjacent to Daytona Beach International Airport, the location offers excellent support for flight training, research and industry partnerships. If you’re looking for a college with the best reputation, placement rate, starting salaries and sunny location, look to Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach Campus.

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
61%
SAT Range
1080-1310
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Recommended
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$36,063 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$16,890 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 88 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 117 responses
40%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 117 responses

Majors

Our Degrees & Programs

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s 185-acre eastern campus is located in Daytona Beach, Florida, home to NASCAR’s Daytona 500 and “The World’s Most Famous Beach." With year-round mild temperatures and more than 230-plus days of sunshine a year, it’s a top vacation destination and an ideal place to live, study, and fly. View our degrees & programs to learn more.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    0%
  • On Campus
    99%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,023 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
379
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
28%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 84 responses
  • Smart and dedicated
    39%
  • Male, smart, dedicated
    10%
  • Smart, dedicated, Rich and Foreign
    8%
  • Dedicated
    7%
  • Smart
    7%
  • Smart and rich.
    6%
  • Foreign and Rich
    5%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
92%
Poll
56%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 133 responses
Poll
66%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 145 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 99 responses
  • In my opinion it is the top school for my career.
    34%
  • Expensive
    24%
  • Hard work will make you succeed
    12%
  • Expensive but so worth it
    11%
  • Awesome
    6%
  • The cost way out weight the benfits ?
    5%
  • Overrated
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$66,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
62%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 68 responses

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