Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

At Embry-Riddle, our mission is to teach the science, practice and business of aviation and aerospace, preparing students for productive careers and leadership roles in service around the world.Our technologically enriched, student-centered environment emphasizes learning through collaboration and teamwork, concern for ethical and responsible behavior, cultivation of analytical and management abilities, and a focus on the development of the professional skills needed for participation in a global community. We believe a vibrant future for aviation and aerospace rests in the success of our students. Toward this end, Embry-Riddle is committed to providing a climate that facilitates the highest standards of academic achievement and knowledge discovery, in an interpersonal environment that supports the unique needs of each individual.Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the worlds leader in aviation and aerospace education. The University is an independent, non-profit, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering and related fields leading to associate, bachelor, master and Ph.D. degrees.Residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona, provide education in a traditional setting, while an extensive network of more than 150 centers throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Singapore, and the Middle East and a web-based distance learning program serve civilian and military working adults.

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School Details

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Private, Coed 1926 N/A Semester $74.0 million + 600 S. Clyde Morris Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114 (386) 226-6000
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75 100.0 Florida Daytona Beach 426 389

Student Life List

Total Enrollment live On Campus Description
6,011 39% Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,447, with a gender distribution of 80 percent male students and 20 percent female students. At this school, 39 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated or -affiliated housing and 64 percent of students live off campus. In sports, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is part of the NCAA II.

Student Body

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Total enrollment 6,011
Total undergraduate enrollment 5,447
Total graduate enrollment 564
Enrolled students who are veterans or active service members 8.1%

Degree-seeking student gender distribution

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Degree-seeking men 80.1%


Students living on- and off-campus

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Students who live in college-owned, operated or affiliated housing 39%
Students who live off-campus 64%

Types of campus housing available

coed dorms (39%)


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Collegiate athletic association NCAA II

Clubs & Organizations

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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Air Force ROTC Offered on campus
Army ROTC Offered on campus
Navy ROTC Offered on campus