Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,899
Graduate Enrollment: 677
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 72.3%

Male/Female: 82% / 18% (2017)

First generation college students: 35.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 33.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 2.0% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,240
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1140 - 1330

2022 Median Admit ACT: 26
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 23 - 29

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 42.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 25.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 17.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 12.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 58.2%
Black: 5.0%
Hispanic: 14.3%
Asian: 4.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 4.6%
Non-resident alien: 11.1%
Unknown race: 1.9%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $56,196
In-State tuition: $39,066
Out-of-State tuition: $39,066

Estimated books and supplies: $1,400 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,354 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,934 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $12,354 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,934 (2022)

Average Family Income: $89,515 (2017)
Median Family Income: $38,662 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 18.3%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 32.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $23,666 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $251 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $31,074
$30k-48k $30,358
$48k-75k $34,633
$75k-110k $36,062
$110k+ $38,833

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 34%
6-year graduation rate: 62%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 91.4% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $23,666 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,424 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $14,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $16,625 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 71.0% (2015)
@3 year 76.9% (2017)
@5 year 85.5% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 50.2% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 53.9% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $62,466 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $79,837 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Doctoral Degree Mechanical Engineering. 2
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 5
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 8
Master's Degree Engineering, General. 8
Bachelor's Degree Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. 224 $26,995 $279 $69,693 ($5,808) $86,529 ($7,211)
Master's Degree Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. 44 $81,953 ($6,829) $89,291 ($7,441)
Doctoral Degree Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. 7
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 16
Master's Degree Civil Engineering. 4
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 22 $26,146 $279 $77,759 ($6,480) $88,652 ($7,388)
Master's Degree Computer Engineering. 11
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 15 $25,000 $265 $69,436 ($5,786)
Master's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 7
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Physics. 18 $23,667 $239
Master's Degree Engineering Physics. 7
Doctoral Degree Engineering Physics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 84 $27,000 $278 $71,635 ($5,970) $77,804 ($6,484)
Master's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 20
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 28 $418 $81,630 ($6,803) $97,901 ($8,158)
Bachelor's Degree Homeland Security. 61 $20,500 $217 $44,004 ($3,667) $64,823 ($5,402)
Associate's Degree Air Transportation. 47 $18,750 $199 $61,250 ($5,104) $66,388 ($5,532)
Bachelor's Degree Air Transportation. 434 $22,000 $246 $53,725 ($4,477) $72,710 ($6,059)
Master's Degree Air Transportation. 37 $429 $85,106 ($7,092) $92,094 ($7,675)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 83 $20,508 $238 $60,155 ($5,013) $77,767 ($6,481)
Master's Degree Systems Engineering. 12 $387 $100,004 ($8,334) $148,622 ($12,385)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Engineering, Other. 4
Bachelor's Degree Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians. 7
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 13
Master's Degree Applied Mathematics. 11
Bachelor's Degree Military Systems and Maintenance Technology. 20 $25,625 $265 $39,887 ($3,324)
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 7 $29,319 $276
Bachelor's Degree Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution. 12
Bachelor's Degree Astronomy and Astrophysics. 12 $27,000 $286
Bachelor's Degree Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology. 14 $25,500 $270 $41,533 ($3,461)
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 40 $24,620 $252 $49,330 ($4,111) $71,212 ($5,934)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 14 $595 $71,846 ($5,987)
Doctoral Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 5
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 11


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $92,124
Full time faculty: 90%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 18.0

School's endowment start of year: $117,756,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $164,826,000 (2022)