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39116 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is designed specifically for students who work, have worked, or desire to work in aviation-related careers. 

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For students with existing aviation-related knowledge and skills, this degree acknowledges a student's valuable acquired experience through the award of advanced standing prior-learning credit. The curriculum then builds on those skills and knowledge. The Aeronautics degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University also provides an opportunity for those students new to aviation to acquire aviation-specific knowledge through aviation-related coursework.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is recognized as a leader in the aviation industry, producing quality graduates who can successfully enter and succeed in the workforce. Our program is accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) which requires a rigorous review of the curriculum to ensure the highest standards of performance, integrity, and quality are maintained. As a result, many of our graduates are recognized as trailblazers and exceptional leaders in the aviation and aerospace industries including military general officers, astronauts, and CEO’s. 

Students pursue a variety of co-ops and internships with airline, aviation, and air transportation companies focused on safety, training, operations, dispatch, and transportation. Learn more about our Career Services Resources.

Embry-Riddle is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Students in our undergraduate Aeronautics program can minor in a range of specialties, depending on their campus affiliation like Unmanned Aircraft System, Aviation Maintenance and Air Traffic Control. 

About Aeronautics at the Daytona Beach

This Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree program at the Daytona Beach Campus combines a student’s aviation work experience with aviation courses, and general and professional development courses. This degree is housed in the Department of Aeronautical Science in the Daytona Beach Campus College of Aviation.

About Aeronautics at the Worldwide & Online Campus

Worldwide programs are offered in over 100 locations. Please check the website for more details. 

The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics is a multidisciplinary online or on-campus degree program that combines previous work experience with courses of study in human factors, security, aviation safety, occupational safety and health, air traffic control, aircraft maintenance, and aeronautical science. The Aeronautics program at Embry-Riddle Worldwide is housed in the College of Aeronautics' Undergraduate Studies department.

About Aeronautics at the Prescott, AZ Campus

This Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics program at the Prescott Campus is combination of a student’s learning and experience with aviation-related careers, whether in fixed wing, rotary wing, air traffic control, or other areas of aviation. The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree is housed in the Department of Applied Aviation Sciences in the Prescott Campus College of Aviation. To complete the Area of Concentration (AOC), in addition to any prior learning credit, students may select from courses in Aeronautical Science, Flight, Air Traffic Management, Safety (aviation-related), or Applied Meteorology (aviation-related).

About Aeronautics at the Asia Campus

Awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, offered by ERC Institute (ERCI), the 120-credit hour degree program offers courses in human factors, security, aviation safety, occupational safety and health, air traffic control, aircraft maintenance and aeronautical science. Several degree minors allow you to tailor your degree to your particular interests and career goals. 

This full-time or part-time program is offered in an intimate classroom setting where you get one-on-one attention from faculty members and the chance to interact with and learn from fellow students.

Students can strengthen their aviation knowledge, credentials and experience with the various specializations that the program offers, including flight, air traffic management and more.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • General Aviation Security
  • Aircraft Crash Survival Analysis and Design
  • Financial Accounting
  • Human Factors in Aviation Safety
  • Aviation Legislation
  • Statistics with Aviation Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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120 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission and $50 application fee 
  • Official Transcript
  • All international students must provide a copy of his or her valid passport for immigration purposes. The passport must be valid for at least six months of the semester to which the student is applying.
  • We suggest you submit two letters of recommendation.
  • Proof of Funds - required for student visa purposes ONLY
  • English Language Requirement
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39116 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39116 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    39116 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39116 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Prescott Campus tuition: $39,116/year
  • Worldwide and Online Campus Tuition: $11,185/year 
  • Asia Campus Tuition: SGD 612/credit

Living costs for Daytona Beach

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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