Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott

3700 Willow Creek Road

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 2,265
Number of Men 1,751
Number of Women 514
Percentage Women77%
Percentage Men23 %
Full-time Students 2133
Part-time Students 132
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Full-time Retention Rate (2015) 77%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 17 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $31,944
Books and Supplies $1,400
On Campus Room and Board $9,990
In-state Fees $1,200
Out of State Tuition $1,200
Application Fee $50
Estimated Total$45,784

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 87%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$12,937
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 22%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,158
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 26%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,139
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 51%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $7,163
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesBachelor’s Degree
yesMaster’s Degree

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering91
International Relations and Affairs50
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew42
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General33
Mechanical Engineering26
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other25
Electrical and Electronics Engineering13
Air Traffic Controller11
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations10
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other9
Physics, Other8
Computer Engineering, General7
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General3

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree227
Master's Degree10

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - California Pacific Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - California Pacific Conference

Institution’s internet website address http://www.erau.edu
School Setting Rural: Fringe: Census-defined rural territory that is less than or equal to 5 miles from an urbanized area, as well as rural territory that is less than or equal to 2.5 miles from an urban cluster.
Geographic RegionSouthwest AZ NM OK TX
Interim PresidentDr. John R. Watret
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate not-for-profit institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives no compensation, other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk. These include both independent nonprofit schools and those affiliated with a religious organization.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Semester A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.