Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach: Statistics

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#1199 of 14,131 In the World
#353 of 2,597 In North America
#316 of 2,496 In the United States
#10 of 109 In Florida
#1 of 4 In Daytona Beach
#16 of 1,034 For Aviation
Top50% For 11 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$36,906 /y
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
8,155
Graduates
642
Male:Female Ratio
73:27
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 61% 61% 61%
Applicants 9,581 7,015 2,566
Admissions 5,806 4,251 1,555
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,488 1,088 400
Freshmen enrolled part time 11 8 3

3,866 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

451 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
996 or 66%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1120
or below

75% of them
had 1330
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach are 1120-1330 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
598 or 40%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach are 23-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school GPA Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 4107 (47%)
Hispanic 2295 (26%)
Nonresident Alien 1062 (12%)
Black or African American 434 (5%)
Asian 340 (4%)
Two or more races 309 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 220 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 13 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 11 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$36,906/year
Average aid awarded
$17,559
Students receiving aid
96%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $30,285
$30-48K $30,638
$48-75K $35,468
$75-110K $36,741
$110K+ $38,689

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $36,456$18,228
Tuition in-state $36,456$18,228
Tuition out-of-state $36,456$18,228
Fee in-district $1,508$1,508
Fee in-state $1,508$1,508
Fee out-of-state $1,508$1,508

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,935
Combined charge for room and board $12,410
Room charge $7,600
Meal charge $4,810

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Aeronautics & Aviation & Aerospace Science and Technology, General 23 419 39
Aerospace, Aeronautical, and Astronautical & Space Engineering, General 206 43 6
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 77 44
Mechanical Engineering 79 13 4
Homeland Security 67
Applied Psychology 35 25 2
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics 27 7 3
Air Traffic Controller 35
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 18 10
Computer Software Engineering 18 9
Civil Engineering, Other 18 8
Air and Space Operations Technology 21
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 21
Computational Mathematics 16
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician 16
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 16
Cyber & Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism 12
Financial Mathematics 12
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 11
Computer Science 10
Computer Engineering, General 9
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 9
Aerospace Physiology and Medicine 7
Systems Engineering 7
Engineering, General 3
Physics, Other 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2
Engineering, Other 1
Grand Total 23 1,140 232 16
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 62% 59% 72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,685
Citations
92,476

Publication / Citation count by topic

Engineering
1,739 / 12,981
Physics
783 / 70,969
Computer Science
555 / 3,608
Business
498 / 4,308
Aerospace Engineering
417 / 725
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
386 / 6,029
Aviation
378 / 1,966
Astrophysics and Astronomy
327 / 60,172
Environmental Science
291 / 2,898
Chemistry
253 / 1,972
Materials Science
245 / 1,966
Mathematics
221 / 1,627
Automation and Control engineering
160 / 1,515
Medicine
154 / 1,056
Art & Design
127 / 409
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
123 / 2,034
Systems Engineering
115 / 692
Psychology
113 / 1,680
Economics
109 / 1,008
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
93 / 682
Software Engineering
90 / 693
Political Science
83 / 178
Management
82 / 460
Engineering Management
82 / 459
Structural Engineering
81 / 843
Geography and Cartography
80 / 190
Operations Research
79 / 656
Demography
72 / 4,153
Math Teachers
71 / 268
Cyber Security
68 / 468
Transportation Engineering
67 / 467
Geology
63 / 448
Management Information Systems
62 / 207
Communications and Public Relations
60 / 453
Acoustical Engineering
55 / 265
Automotive Engineering
55 / 161
Sociology
53 / 506
Health Science
52 / 95
Mechanical Engineering
52 / 84
Quantum and Particle physics
51 / 6,059

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 50 18
1992 22 16
1993 34 20
1994 27 19
1995 39 20
1996 43 47
1997 40 86
1998 39 173
1999 43 205
2000 53 335
2001 71 373
2002 68 358
2003 91 394
2004 105 384
2005 70 502
2006 77 733
2007 113 993
2008 118 1276
2009 136 1735
2010 109 2032
2011 149 2475
2012 160 2742
2013 200 3179
2014 286 3378
2015 277 4217
2016 291 6548
2017 256 9007
2018 295 13580
2019 243 13827
2020 280 15072
2021 267 14883

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach alumni

  1. Michael Durant

    Michael Durant
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurhelicopter pilotwriter
    Biography

    Michael J. Durant is an American politician, businessman, former pilot, and author. He is best known for his role in the "Black Hawk Down" incident while serving as a U.S. Army pilot. He is a candidate in the Republican primary for the 2022 United States Senate election in Alabama.

  2. Scott O'Grady

    Scott O'Grady
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    military officeraircraft pilot
    Biography

    Scott Francis O'Grady is a former United States Air Force fighter pilot. On June 2, 1995, he was shot down over Bosnia and Herzegovina by a 2K12 Kub mobile SAM launcher and forced to eject from his F-16C into hostile territory. Marines from heavy-helicopter squadron HMH-464 and the 24 MEU(SOC) eventually rescued O'Grady after nearly a week of his evading the Bosnian Serbs. He was previously involved in the Banja Luka incident where he fired upon six enemy aircraft. The 2001 film Behind Enemy Lines is loosely based upon his experiences.

  3. Jake Pavelka

    Jake Pavelka
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotengineeraerospace engineermodelAmerican football player
    Biography

    Jacob Lynn "Jake" Pavelka is an American television personality, pilot, actor, and model who appeared on six reality TV programs, most notably The Bachelor.

  4. Jerry Doyle

    Jerry Doyle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-2016 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    politicianvoice actorfilm actorradio personalityactor
    Biography

    Jerry Doyle was an American talk radio host, right-libertarian political commentator, television actor and founder of the content platform EpicTimes. His nationally syndicated talk show, The Jerry Doyle Show, aired throughout the United States on Talk Radio Network. As an actor, Doyle was best known as security chief Michael Garibaldi in the science fiction series Babylon 5 (1994–1998).

All 39 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Founded 1925
Motto Leading the World in Aviation and Aerospace Education since 1926
Colors blue, gold
Academic Calendar August to April (August - December; January-April). Also Summer Sessions (April-June; June-August)
Total FTE staff 1,532
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 1 Aerospace Blvd.
Daytona Beach, Florida, 32114-3900
United States
City population 73,000
Phone 3862266000

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