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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide is college with 9789 students located in Daytona Beach, FL.

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Overview

Overview

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide has a distinctive mission and history that set us apart from other universities. Worldwide has grown from humble beginnings at Fort Rucker in 1970, with 20 students and a single location, to over 150 locations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, with more than 27,000 students and 90,000 annual registrations. Today we are at the threshold of further growth on a global basis.

I believe our strengths are many, but the following stand out:

Our commitment to student success. Embry-Riddle Worldwide continues to be a place where anyone interested in aviation/aerospace -- regardless of age, geography, family responsibilities or other circumstances -- can attend and thrive at a first-class university. Our commitment to academic quality. Embry-Riddle Worldwide is always dedicated to academic quality, to providing an exemplary teaching and learning experience, and to preparing our students for professional careers in the aviation industry. Our commitment to innovation. As a leader in distance education, Embry-Riddle Worldwide continues to develop and deliver online courses, EagleVision courses, and online/classroom blended courses, making quality higher education available to anyone -- anywhere. Our commitment to student service. The faculty and staff at Embry-Riddle Worldwide pride themselves in their careful support of our students. Our commitment to the military community. Embry-Riddle Worldwide has a long-standing commitment to our service men and women, both active-duty and veteran, and take pride in being able to offer them quality education that meets their specific requirements.

Thanks to the work and support of our faculty and staff, our alumni and students, and so many people in the communities we serve, Embry-Riddle Worldwide stands ready to help you achieve your educational and career goals. We welcome you to share in the great Embry-Riddle tradition and be part of our promising future. And whether you are a new student, a continuing student, or one of our many alumni, let me offer you a warm welcome to Embry-Riddle Worldwide.

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 9,789
Gender 88% Male / 12% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 30% Full Time / 70% Part Time
Geography 1% International
Socio-Economic Diversity 23% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 43%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 9%
International 2%
Hispanic/Latino 7%
Ethnicity Unknown 30%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Counseling Services: financial aid counseling veteran's counselor
  • Facilities
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology (54%), Business Administration and Management (20%), Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology (14%), Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (4%), Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician (2%), Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (1%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Any instructional program in business and administration not listed above.

A program that prepares individuals to plan, administer, and coordinate physical transportation operations, networks, and systems. Includes instruction in transportation systems and technologies; traffic logistics and engineering; multi- and intermodal transportation systems; regional integration; facilities design and construction; transportation planning and finance; demand analysis and forecasting; carrier management; behavioral issues; transportation policy and law; intelligent systems; and applications to aviation, maritime, rail, and highway facilities and systems.

Job Opportunities:

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

Associates

Any instructional program in business and administration not listed above.

Bachelor's

A program that focuses on the general study of aviation and the aviation industry, including in-flight and ground support operations. Includes instruction in the technical, business, and general aspects of air transportation systems.

Job Opportunities:

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of aircraft powerplant and related systems. Instruction includes engine inspection and maintenance, lubrication and cooling, electrical and ignition systems, carburetion, fuels and fuel systems, propeller and fan assemblies.

Job Opportunities:

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists.
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
Assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of airplanes, space vehicles, or missiles, such as tails, wings, fuselage, bulkheads, stabilizers, landing gear, rigging and control equipment, or heating and ventilating systems.

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the management of aviation industry operations and services. Includes instruction in airport operations, ground traffic direction, ground support and flightline operations, passenger and cargo operations, flight safety and security operations, aviation industry regulation, and related business aspects of managing aviation enterprises.

Job Opportunities:

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

Associates

A program that focuses on the general study of aviation and the aviation industry, including in-flight and ground support operations. Includes instruction in the technical, business, and general aspects of air transportation systems.

Job Opportunities:

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of aircraft powerplant and related systems. Instruction includes engine inspection and maintenance, lubrication and cooling, electrical and ignition systems, carburetion, fuels and fuel systems, propeller and fan assemblies.

Job Opportunities:

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists.
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
Assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of airplanes, space vehicles, or missiles, such as tails, wings, fuselage, bulkheads, stabilizers, landing gear, rigging and control equipment, or heating and ventilating systems.

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the management of aviation industry operations and services. Includes instruction in airport operations, ground traffic direction, ground support and flightline operations, passenger and cargo operations, flight safety and security operations, aviation industry regulation, and related business aspects of managing aviation enterprises.

Job Opportunities:

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

Administration & Faculty

President Dr. John P. Johnson
Full-time Faculty 112
Student : Faculty Ratio 12 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 75 : 24
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 3
Tenure Track Faculty 18
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 77

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Acceptance Rate: 99.4% accepted of 714 applications

Admission Considerations

Also Considered: Standardized Test Scores, Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Recommendations, Application Essay, Academic GPA

High School Curriculum (years of study):
Required Recommended
Math 3 0
Social Studies 2 0
English 4 0
Science 2 0
Science Lab 1 0
History 2 0

Other Application Information: SAT or ACT SAT Subject Tests SAT ACT

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $17,983 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $17,927
$30K-$48K $16,294
$48K-$75K $17,523
$110K+ $19,332

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $7,800, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $7,800 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $8,480
Books $1,080 $1,080
Total (before financial aid) $8,880 $17,360

Students Receiving Aid

30% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 11% $5,546
Federal Scholarships/Grants 23% $3,317
Institutional Grants 6% $167
Pell Grants 23% $3,317
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 2% $4,300
Student Loans 11% $5,546

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://worldwide.erau.edu/admissions/finance/index.html.

Estimate the net price for you at http://worldwide.erau.edu/admissions/finance/price-calculator/index.html.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

23% of students graduated on time.

50% of students graduated in six years.

62% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Salaries

The typical (median) early career salary of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide graduates is $61,400, according to Payscale.

Rankings

PayScale

#432 Starting Median Salary Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

#3.6 Engineering Where No Doctorates Offered : Overall Score
#10 Engineering Where No Doctorates Offered
#11 Regional Universities
#78 Regional Universities Overall Score

Washington Monthly

#4 Master's Universities - ROTC Rank
#24 Master's Universities - Research Expenditures Rank
#125 Master's Universities - Overall Rank
#126 Master's Universities - Federal Work-Study Funds Spent on Service Rank
#254 Master's Universities - Community Service Participation Rank
#269 Master's Universities - Bachelor's to PhD Rank
#278 Master's Universities - Service Staff, Courses, and Financial Aid Rank
#309 Master's Universities - Peace Corps Rank
#638 Master's Universities - Graduation Rate Rank
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