Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - Extended Campus consists of an extensive network of more than 130 learning centers. It has headquarters in Daytona Beach, Florida. The institution has a Program Participation Agreement with the US Department of Education for eligible students to receive Pell Grants and other federal aid.

Embry Riddle initially opened its first four teaching centers at military bases in the mid 1970s and now has centers throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. Their intention is to offer degree programs to servicemen and women who can't take classes at a residential campus.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - Extended Campus offers several undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees and certificate programs through traditional classroom and web-based presentation.

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Contacting Embry Riddle

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach , FL 32114-3900
General Phone: (800) 522-6787

Embry Riddle Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Transportation3,190aviation tech, commercial pilot and flight crew, aviation operations
Business and Management524business administration
Mechanics and Repair27aircraft powerplant tech

Number of programs and degrees for Embry Riddle in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree6013
Bachelor's degree2,1483
Master's degree9923

Embry Riddle Student Body

In 2007-2008, Embry Riddle had a total enrollment of 15,189 students (8,697 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 91%
Women 9%
Full-Time 56%
Part-Time 44%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 75%
Graduate 25%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 63%
Black 8%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 3%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 16%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 1%
20-21 3%
22-24 11%
25-29 25%
30-34 18%
35-39 16%
40-49 21%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina3%
South Carolina2%
New York1%
New Mexico1%
South Dakota1%

Embry Riddle Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 68 %
Part-Time 38 %

Embry Riddle Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Daytona Beach, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Embry Riddle Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programrequired
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required

Embry Riddle Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,160
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,160
Books and supplies $ 1,040

Financial Aid:
Embry Riddle participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 001479A1)

Embry Riddle Faculty

Embry Riddle has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track41
Non-tenured and not on tenure track7625

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year8$78,6930*
Associate professorcalendar year22$60,7635$75,972
Assistant professorcalendar year33$47,20010$45,328
Instructorcalendar year20$33,4797$34,071
All faculty totalcalendar year83$50,52422$48,711

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Assistant professoracademic year0*2*
Instructoracademic year3$30,7132*
All faculty totalacademic year3$30,7134$40,096

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Embry Riddle Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician

Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations

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