• Florida
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Highly Recognized University

by U.S. News & World Report

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Turn passion into a profession with a degree from a highly distinguished university. Embry-Riddle's stellar reputation in aviation, engineering and business makes it an ideal destination for your education. Whether on one of our residential campuses in Florida or Arizona or online through our Worldwide Campus, a degree from Embry-Riddle will help you go places.

"U.S. News & World Report" college and university rankings put Embry‑Riddle in the top 10 of nine categories, including #1 in Regional Colleges in the West for our Prescott Campus, #3 in Most Innovative Schools in the South for our Daytona Beach Campus and #5 in Best Online Bachelor's for Veterans for our Worldwide Campus. 

Plus, all three campuses are in the top five of their respective categories as Best for Veterans. Our expert faculty, cutting-edge technology and virtual networking opportunities prepare you for success in your chosen industry. We can’t wait to see what you accomplish with us.

#1 Regional Colleges West: Prescott Campus
#2 Most Innovative Schools: Regional Universities: Daytona Beach Campus
#2 best online programs Bachelors

Other Top 10 Rankings

  • Best Colleges for Veterans: West Region
    Prescott Campus

  • Best Online Bachelor's Program for Veterans
    Worldwide Campus
  • Best Colleges for Veterans: South Region
    Daytona Beach Campus
  • Aerospace Engineering: Undergraduate Programs
    (At schools whose highest degree is a doctorate)
    Daytona Beach Campus
  • Regional Universities: South Region
    Daytona Beach Campus
  • Best Undergraduate Teaching Programs
    Daytona Beach Campus

Explore Your Options

With Embry-Riddle's comprehensive collection of degree programs in aerospace, aviation, STEM and beyond. With residential and online learning options, you can tailor your experience to what best suits you.

Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach, FL Campus

Daytona Beach, Florida

The Daytona Beach Campus has over 100 labs and facilities and boasts the second-largest telescope in Florida. Students enjoy the proximity to the beach and short distance to some of the world’s best theme parks.

Embry-Riddle Prescott, AZ Campus

Prescott, Arizona

Nestled in the mountains, the Prescott Campus has more than 40 labs and facilities ideal for hands-on learning. Our students also enjoy campus life and outdoor adventures like skiing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and rock climbing.

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Worldwide / Online

An established leader in online education, Embry-Riddle Worldwide offers the convenience to learn anywhere. With flexible scheduling and a personalized experience, students connect with a global network of classmates and instructors.

Why Embry-Riddle?

Industry-Specific Learning

Gain knowledge specific to your desired industry through expertly designed curricula.

Expert Faculty

When you take courses at Embry-Riddle, it isn’t just a professor at the head of the class – they're experts with real-world experience.

Academic & Career Support

Receive personalized academic counseling and a robust offering of services to help start or advance your career.

Extensive Alumni Network

Join a network of more than 150,000 alumni who are leading the future of their respective industries.

By the Numbers


The year Embry-Riddle was founded


Graduates who have gone on to become astronauts


Employed or continuing their education within a year of graduation


Companies recruit at Embry-Riddle's biannual Career Expos