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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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  4. Campus
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  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
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  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
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  9. Dorms
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  10. Campus Food
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  11. Student Life
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  12. Safety
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About

3700 Willow Creek Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
About Embry-Riddle - Prescott...
Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
California Pacific Conference
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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the nation’s oldest and largest institution dedicated totally to the fields of Aviation, Aerospace, and Security and Intelligence. The university’s Western Campus in Prescott, AZ is surrounded by mountains, lakes and pine trees in the Bradshaw Mountains of Northern Arizona. With over 270 sunny days of flying weather and a 520-acre campus, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy all that Arizona has to offer without the heat of the deserts to the south. The Prescott Campus is host to the nation’s top ranked Aerospace Engineering program as ranked by US News and World Report, as well as the nation’s first College of Security and Intelligence and the 12-time national champion Golden Eagles Flight Team. The campus offers small class sizes, internship and research opportunities, hands on experiential learning opportunities for all undergraduates, professional mentorship, and 97% in-discipline job placement within a year of graduation.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
66%
SAT Range
1130-1350
ACT Range
23-29
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Considered but not required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$36,962 / 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
$16,064 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 56 responses
64%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 64 responses
47%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 64 responses

Majors

Our Degrees & Programs

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow’s aviation, aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and 45°F in the winter. 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
  • All
    0%
  • None
    96%
  • Some
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,773 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
121
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 41 responses
  • Nerd
    32%
  • Very diverse from nerds to very social cool people
    27%
  • Cool nerd
    15%
  • Introverted
    12%
  • Enthusiastic
    10%
  • Intelligent
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
89%
Poll
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 65 responses
Poll
67%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 78 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 44 responses
  • Focused
    43%
  • small college feel
    39%
  • Military friendly
    9%
  • Driven by the passion of students.
    7%
  • Lame
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$66,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
69%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 41 responses

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